Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
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.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.