Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
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.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
A leader leads by example, not by force
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.