We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.