Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
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.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Politics have no relation to morals.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.