It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
We tend to get what we expect.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Let my enemies devour each other.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.