Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.