Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
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.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.