That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.