Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.