Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
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.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
We tend to get what we expect.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.