Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
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.
The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.