A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
I fight on. I fight to win.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.