Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
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.
Information is the currency of democracy.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
A leader leads by example, not by force
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
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.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.