It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
Don't fight forces, use them.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.