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.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
The seed of revolution is repression.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.