The lady's not for turning.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
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.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
I fight on. I fight to win.
There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
A leader leads by example, not by force
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
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.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
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.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.