A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
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.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
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.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
Politics have no relation to morals.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
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.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.