Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
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.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
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.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
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.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
A government is the most dangerous threat to man's rights: it holds a legal monopoly on the use of physical force against legally disarmed victims.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.