Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
Quitting is leading too.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
The things that will destroy America are prosperity at any price, peace at any price, safety first instead of duty first and love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.