Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
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.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.