A free society is one where it is safe to be unpopular.
All progress has resulted from people who took unpopular positions.
In America, anybody can be president. That's one of the risks you take.
Man does not live by words alone, despite the fact that sometimes he has to eat them.
There was a time when a fool and his money were soon parted, but now it happens to everybody.
Let us talk sense to the American people. Let us tell them the truth, that there are no gains without pains.
As citizens of this democracy, you are the rulers and the ruled, the law-givers and the law-abiding, the beginning and the end.
More important than winning the election, is governing the nation. That is the test of a political party -- the acid, final test.
Nature is neutral. Man has wrested from nature the power to make the world a desert or to make the deserts bloom. There is no evil in the atom only in men's souls.
When an American says that he loves his country, he ... means that he loves an inner air, an inner light in which freedom lives and in which a man can draw the breath of self-respect.