Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
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.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Let my enemies devour each other.
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.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.