Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
We tend to get what we expect.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
Action expresses priorities.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.