Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
I fight on. I fight to win.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
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.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
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.