I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
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.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
The lady's not for turning.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.