The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
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.
Example is leadership.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.