When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
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.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.