I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
Information is the currency of democracy.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.