In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
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.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.