In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
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.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Example is leadership.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.