He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
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.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.