The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
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.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
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.
Let my enemies devour each other.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
Quitting is leading too.
All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.