We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
Politics have no relation to morals.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.