The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
Democracy is the road to socialism.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
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.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.