Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
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.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
We tend to get what we expect.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Example is leadership.
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.