(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
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.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.