If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.