Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
A leader leads by example, not by force
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
We tend to get what we expect.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
Let my enemies devour each other.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Action expresses priorities.
I fight on. I fight to win.