As government expands, liberty contracts.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
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.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Example is leadership.
The things that will destroy America are prosperity at any price, peace at any price, safety first instead of duty first and love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.