Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
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.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.