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.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.