We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.