When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
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.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.