A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
The seed of revolution is repression.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
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.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.