If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.