You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
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.
The things that will destroy America are prosperity at any price, peace at any price, safety first instead of duty first and love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Example is leadership.