What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.