Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
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.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
The lady's not for turning.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
Democracy is the road to socialism.