A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
Quitting is leading too.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
The lady's not for turning.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.