Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
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.
To lead the people, walk behind them.