Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Quitting is leading too.