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.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
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.
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.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.