In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Information is the currency of democracy.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
Action expresses priorities.