Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Action expresses priorities.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.