We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
Democracy is the road to socialism.
Quitting is leading too.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
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.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.