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.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.