Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.