A leader leads by example, not by force
I fight on. I fight to win.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
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.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
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.