The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
The seed of revolution is repression.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property