"Freedom is the open window through which pours the sunlight of the human spirit and human dignity."
"Freedom prospers when religion is vibrant and the rule of law under God is acknowledged."Herbert Hoover on Ronald Reagan
"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."Herbert Hoover on Nelson Mandela
"If you want total security, go to prison. There you're fed, clothed, given medical care and so on. The only thing lacking... is freedom."Herbert Hoover on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do. I am free, no matter what rules surround me. If I find them tolerable, I tolerate them if I find them too obnoxious, I break them. I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do."Herbert Hoover on Robert A. Heinlein
"Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err."Herbert Hoover on Mahatma Gandhi
"About the time we can make the ends meet, somebody moves the ends."
"Economic depression cannot be cured by legislative action or executive pronouncement. Economic wounds must be healed by the action of the cells of the economic body - the producers and consumers themselves."
"It is just as important that business keep out of government as that government keep out of business."
"Let me remind you that credit is the lifeblood of business, the lifeblood of prices and jobs."
"All men are equal before fish."