Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
The seed of revolution is repression.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
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.
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
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.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
Politics have no relation to morals.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.