Action expresses priorities.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
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.
Information is the currency of democracy.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.