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.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
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 are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
A government is the most dangerous threat to man's rights: it holds a legal monopoly on the use of physical force against legally disarmed victims.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.