Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
We tend to get what we expect.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.