Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.