Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
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.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
A leader leads by example, not by force
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind