If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.