Politics have no relation to morals.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
I fight on. I fight to win.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.