The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
The lady's not for turning.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
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.
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.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.