It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
I fight on. I fight to win.
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.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
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.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
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.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.