Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
A leader leads by example, not by force
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.