Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
Quitting is leading too.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
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.
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.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
A leader leads by example, not by force