Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.