Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
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.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
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.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.