I fight on. I fight to win.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
Politics have no relation to morals.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
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.
Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
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.