You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.