When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Those of us who have been privileged to receive education, skills, and experiences and even power must be role models for the next generation of leadership.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
A leader leads by example, not by force
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
Don't fight forces, use them.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
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.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
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.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.