Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
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.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
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.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.