Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
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.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
The defence of our rights and our dignity, as well as efforts never to let ourselves to be overcome by the feeling of hatred - this is the road we have chosen.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.