The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
We tend to get what we expect.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.