Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.