Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
A leader leads by example, not by force
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Action expresses priorities.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.