Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
Let my enemies devour each other.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
I fight on. I fight to win.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
The defence of our rights and our dignity, as well as efforts never to let ourselves to be overcome by the feeling of hatred - this is the road we have chosen.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.