Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
Action expresses priorities.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
Don't fight forces, use them.