(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
We tend to get what we expect.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Action expresses priorities.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
The seed of revolution is repression.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
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.