I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
I fight on. I fight to win.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
As government expands, liberty contracts.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
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
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.