Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
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.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
We tend to get what we expect.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.