We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
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 way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
The things that will destroy America are prosperity at any price, peace at any price, safety first instead of duty first and love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.