If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.