We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
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.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
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.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.