If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
Any cook should be able to run the country.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.