Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
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.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
Politics have no relation to morals.
Information is the currency of democracy.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.