It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.