We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
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.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.