Action expresses priorities.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.