Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
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.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.