The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
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.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
A leader leads by example, not by force
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
The defence of our rights and our dignity, as well as efforts never to let ourselves to be overcome by the feeling of hatred - this is the road we have chosen.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.