He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
I fight on. I fight to win.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.