Any cook should be able to run the country.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
A government is the most dangerous threat to man's rights: it holds a legal monopoly on the use of physical force against legally disarmed victims.
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.
The seed of revolution is repression.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
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.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.