Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
The seed of revolution is repression.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.