I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
The seed of revolution is repression.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
I fight on. I fight to win.
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.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.