A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
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.
Information is the currency of democracy.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.