No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
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.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are