Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
I fight on. I fight to win.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
The seed of revolution is repression.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.