A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
Information is the currency of democracy.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
The things that will destroy America are prosperity at any price, peace at any price, safety first instead of duty first and love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
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.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.