Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
A government is the most dangerous threat to man's rights: it holds a legal monopoly on the use of physical force against legally disarmed victims.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
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.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.