Let my enemies devour each other.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
I fight on. I fight to win.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
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 way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
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.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
A leader leads by example, not by force
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.