Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.