They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
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.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.