We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it