Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
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.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
The defence of our rights and our dignity, as well as efforts never to let ourselves to be overcome by the feeling of hatred - this is the road we have chosen.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Action expresses priorities.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
We tend to get what we expect.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.