Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
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.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.