Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
A government is the most dangerous threat to man's rights: it holds a legal monopoly on the use of physical force against legally disarmed victims.
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.
Don't fight forces, use them.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.