He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
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.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.