I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Don't fight forces, use them.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
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.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
To lead the people, walk behind them.