Only our individual faith in freedom can keep us free.
History does not long entrust the care of freedom to the weak or the timid.
Humility must always be the portion of any man who receives acclaim earned in the blood of his followers and the sacrifices of his friends.
An intellectual is a man who takes more words than necessary to tell more than he knows.
Category: Intelligence And Intellectuals
The clearest way to show what the rule of law means to us in everyday life is to recall what has happened when there is no rule of law.
Category: Law And Lawyers
You do not lead by hitting people over the head -- that's assault, not leadership.
Pull the string, and it will follow wherever you wish. Push it, and it will go nowhere at all.
Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.
Don't join the book burners. Do not think you are going to conceal thoughts by concealing evidence that they ever existed.
Category: Lies And Lying
The best morale exist when you never hear the word mentioned. When you hear a lot of talk about it, it's usually lousy.
Motivation is the art of getting people to do what you want them to do because they want to do it.
The free world must not prove itself worthy of its own past.
Peace and justice are two sides of the same coin.
Though force can protect in emergency, only justice, fairness, consideration and cooperation can finally lead men to the dawn of eternal peace.
We have heard much of the phrase, ''peace and friendship.'' This phrase, in expressing the aspiration of America, is not complete. We should say instead, ''peace and friendship, in freedom.'' This, I think, is America's real message to the rest of the world.