More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
A leader leads by example, not by force
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.