Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Don't fight forces, use them.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
Let my enemies devour each other.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
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.