A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
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.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
Don't fight forces, use them.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.