The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.