Let us tenderly and kindly cherish, therefore, the means of knowledge. Let us dare to read, think, speak, and write.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
Have you considered that system of holy lies and pious frauds that has raged and triumphed for 1500 years.
The people have a right, an indisputable, unalienable, indefeasible, divine right to that most dreaded and envied kind of knowledge… (read more)
My country has contrived for me the most insignificant office that ever the invention of man contrived or his imagination… (read more)
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
It is a strange desire, to seek power, and to lose liberty; or to seek power over others, and to… (read more)
'Tis a sort of duty to be rich, that it may be in one's power to do good, riches being… (read more)
There is one rule for politicians all over the world: Don't say in Power what you say in opposition; if… (read more)
Power gravitates to the man who knows how.