Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
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.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
We tend to get what we expect.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
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.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
Don't fight forces, use them.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.