When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
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.
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.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
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.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.