It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
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.
Politics have no relation to morals.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
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.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.