A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
The defence of our rights and our dignity, as well as efforts never to let ourselves to be overcome by the feeling of hatred - this is the road we have chosen.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
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.
Politics have no relation to morals.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
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.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.