"The natural liberty of man is to be free from any superior power on Earth, and not to be under the will or legislative authority of man, but only to have the law of nature for his rule."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Samuel Adams on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Samuel Adams on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Samuel Adams on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Samuel Adams on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Samuel Adams on Booker T. Washington
"Among the natural rights of the colonists are these: First a right to life, secondly to liberty, and thirdly to property together with the right to defend them in the best manner they can."
"We cannot make events. Our business is wisely to improve them."
"It does not take a majority to prevail... but rather an irate, tireless minority, keen on setting brushfires of freedom in the minds of men."
"The liberties of our country, the freedom of our civil constitution, are worth defending against all hazards: And it is our duty to defend them against all attacks."
"He who is void of virtuous attachments in private life is, or very soon will be, void of all regard for his country. There is seldom an instance of a man guilty of betraying his country, who had not before lost the feeling of moral obligations in his private connections."