We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
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.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
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.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.