Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.