A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
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.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
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.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.