When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
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.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.