Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
Information is the currency of democracy.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
The defence of our rights and our dignity, as well as efforts never to let ourselves to be overcome by the feeling of hatred - this is the road we have chosen.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
The things that will destroy America are prosperity at any price, peace at any price, safety first instead of duty first and love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
Example is leadership.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.