A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
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.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
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.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
A leader leads by example, not by force
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Let my enemies devour each other.
Don't fight forces, use them.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.