Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
The defence of our rights and our dignity, as well as efforts never to let ourselves to be overcome by the feeling of hatred - this is the road we have chosen.
Action expresses priorities.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
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.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.