Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
The lady's not for turning.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.