Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
The things that will destroy America are prosperity at any price, peace at any price, safety first instead of duty first and love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
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.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.