I wear the national dress because it is the most natural and the most becoming for an Indian.
Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men.
I was not addicted to stealing in my youth, nor have ever been; yet such was the confidence of the Negroes in the neighborhood, even at this early period of my life, in my superior judgment, that they would often carry me with them when they were going on any roguery, to plan for them.
It is the unknown that excites the ardor of scholars, who, in the known alone, would shrivel up with boredom.
After the final no there comes a yes and on that yes the future of the world hangs.
Intolerance betrays want of faith in one’s cause.
The reason can give nothing at all Like the response to desire.
There is no principle worth the name if it is not wholly good.
You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.
I believe that a man is the strongest soldier for daring to die unarmed.