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.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
I fight on. I fight to win.
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.
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.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.