Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
Information is the currency of democracy.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
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.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.