A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
As government expands, liberty contracts.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
Democracy is the road to socialism.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.