Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
Example is leadership.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
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.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
The seed of revolution is repression.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Information is the currency of democracy.
Those of us who have been privileged to receive education, skills, and experiences and even power must be role models for the next generation of leadership.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.