Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
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.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
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.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
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.
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.