A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
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.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Quitting is leading too.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.