Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
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.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
Information is the currency of democracy.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.