Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
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.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.