The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
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.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
Example is leadership.
Action expresses priorities.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
Quitting is leading too.
Politics have no relation to morals.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.