Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.