While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.