Appearances matter and remember to smile.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
I fight on. I fight to win.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable