If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
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.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
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.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.