Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
The lady's not for turning.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
Don't fight forces, use them.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.