Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
A leader leads by example, not by force
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.