Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
Let my enemies devour each other.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
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.
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.
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.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
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 change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.