The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Don't fight forces, use them.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees