Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
Example is leadership.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
We tend to get what we expect.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
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.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.