You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
Action expresses priorities.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
Politics have no relation to morals.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.