Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.