If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.