Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.