Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
Example is leadership.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
The seed of revolution is repression.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.