I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
A government is the most dangerous threat to man's rights: it holds a legal monopoly on the use of physical force against legally disarmed victims.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.