Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
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.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
The things that will destroy America are prosperity at any price, peace at any price, safety first instead of duty first and love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
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.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
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.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.