Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
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.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
Information is the currency of democracy.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.