Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
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.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
I fight on. I fight to win.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.