Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
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.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.