Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
Quitting is leading too.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.