None but an armed nation can dispense with a standing army. To keep ours armed and disciplined is therefore at all times important.
It is always better to have no ideas than false ones; to believe nothing, than to believe what is wrong.
Ignorance is preferable to error, and he is less remote from the truth who believes nothing than he who believes what is wrong.
Nobody is better than you and remember, you are better than nobody.
Every man has two countries his own and France.
Sometimes it is said that man cannot be trusted with the government of himself. Can he, then, be trusted with the government of others? Or have we found angels in the form of kings to govern him? Let history answer this question.