He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
Politics have no relation to morals.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind