If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
Those of us who have been privileged to receive education, skills, and experiences and even power must be role models for the next generation of leadership.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.