We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Politics have no relation to morals.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.