We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
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.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
Politics have no relation to morals.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
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.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.