You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
Information is the currency of democracy.