Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
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.