Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
Action expresses priorities.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
As government expands, liberty contracts.