Unless a nation’s life faces peril, war is murder.
Living is no laughing matter: you must live with great seriousness like a squirrel for example – I mean without looking for something beyond and above living, I mean living must be your whole occupation.
I have no religion, and at times I wish all religions at the bottom of the sea. He is a weak ruler who needs religion to uphold his government; it is as if he would catch his people in a trap.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
My people are going to learn the principles of democracy, the dictates of truth and the teachings of science. Superstition must go.
A nation which makes the final sacrifice for life and freedom does not get beaten.
I will lead my people by the hand along the road until their feet are sure and they know the way. Then they may choose for themselves and rule themselves. Then my work will be done.
If I told you about a land of love, friend, would you follow me and come?
However and wherever we are, we must live as if we will never die.
Thought is an errand boy, fear a mine of worries.