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.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
Don't fight forces, use them.