You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
The seed of revolution is repression.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
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.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.