Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
The things that will destroy America are prosperity at any price, peace at any price, safety first instead of duty first and love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.