A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
Don't fight forces, use them.
Let my enemies devour each other.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.