Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.
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.
We tend to get what we expect.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
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.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.