Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
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.
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.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Democracy is the road to socialism.