Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Politics have no relation to morals.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
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.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
The seed of revolution is repression.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.