Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
The seed of revolution is repression.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
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 heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
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.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
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.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.