If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
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.
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.
Action expresses priorities.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.