We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Action expresses priorities.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
Don't fight forces, use them.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.