Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
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.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
The lady's not for turning.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.