To become truly great, one has to stand with people, not above them.
Quote by Charles De Montesquieu
An author is a fool who, not content with boring those he lives with, insists...
Luxury ruins republics; poverty, monarchies.
What orators lack in depth they make up for in length.
Success in the majority of circumstances depends on knowing how long it takes to succeed.
The best example of democracy I can recall is five wolves sitting down to dinner...
It is not the young people that degenerate; they are not spoiled till those of...
An author is a fool who, not content with having bored those who have lived...
A nation may lose its liberties in a day and not miss them in a...
Lunch kills half of Paris, supper the other half.
If the triangles made a god, they would give him three sides.
There is no crueler tyranny than that which is perpetuated under the shield of law...
Liberty is the right to do what the law permits.
The less men think, the more they talk.
If one only wished to be happy, this could be easily accomplished; but we wish...
The spirit of moderation should also be the spirit of the lawgiver.
If I knew something that would serve my country but would harm mankind, I would...
Books, like friends, should be few and well chosen.
The tyranny of a prince in an oligarchy is not so dangerous to the public...
The Senate and the country need Senators of courage who are prepared to make their...
I don't have any formula for ousting a dictator or building democracy. All I can...
The worst form of tyranny the world has ever known the tyranny of the weak...