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.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
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.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.