I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
The lady's not for turning.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.