Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of 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.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.