We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.