The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
Information is the currency of democracy.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.