With all their faults, trade unions have done more for humanity than any other organization of men that ever existed.
True patriotism hates injustice in its own land more than anywhere else.
Even if you do learn to speak correct English, whom are you going to speak it to
The best that we can do is to be kindly and helpful toward our friends and fellow passengers who are clinging to the same speck of dirt while we are drifting side by side to our common doom.
I have never killed a man, but I have read many obituaries with great pleasure.
The first half of our lives is ruined by our parents, and the second half by our children. If you lose the power to laugh, you lose the power to think.
Chase after truth like hell and you'll free yourself, even though you never touch its coat tails.
The law is a horrible business.
When I was a boy I was told that anybody could become President; I'm beginning to believe it.
We know life is futile. A man who considers that his life is of very wonderful importance is awfully close to a padded cell.
I do not pretend to know where many ignorant men are sure-that is all that agnosticism means.
To think is to differ.
Liberty is the most jealous and exacting mistress that can beguile the soul and brain of man.
The man who fights for his fellow-man is a better man than the one who fights for himself.
You can only protect your liberties in this world by protecting the other man's freedom. You can only be free if I am free.
None meet life honestly and few heroically.
I do not consider it an insult, but rather a compliment to be called an agnostic. I do not pretend to know where many ignorant men are surethat is all that agnosticism means.
At twenty a man is full of fight and hope. He wants to reform the world. When he is seventy he still wants to reform the world, but he knows he can't.
If a man is happy in America, it is considered he is doing something wrong.
I do not believe in God because I do not believe in Mother Goose
The fact that there is a general belief in a future life is no evidence of its truth
The first half of our life is ruined by our parents and the second half by our children
Just think of the tragedy of teaching children not to doubt.
You can protect your liberties in this world only by protecting the other man's freedom. You can be free only if I am free.
I am a friend of the working man, and I would rather be his friend than be one