Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
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.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.