He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
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.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
Quitting is leading too.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
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.
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.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
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.