In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
A leader leads by example, not by force
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
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.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.