A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
Those of us who have been privileged to receive education, skills, and experiences and even power must be role models for the next generation of leadership.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
The lady's not for turning.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees