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.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
The things that will destroy America are prosperity at any price, peace at any price, safety first instead of duty first and love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.