Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
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.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.