Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
The defence of our rights and our dignity, as well as efforts never to let ourselves to be overcome by the feeling of hatred - this is the road we have chosen.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
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.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down