The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
The seed of revolution is repression.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
A government is the most dangerous threat to man's rights: it holds a legal monopoly on the use of physical force against legally disarmed victims.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.