"The greatest enemy of individual freedom is the individual himself."
"Freedom prospers when religion is vibrant and the rule of law under God is acknowledged."Saul Alinsky on Ronald Reagan
"For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others."Saul Alinsky on Nelson Mandela
"If you want total security, go to prison. There you're fed, clothed, given medical care and so on. The only thing lacking... is freedom."Saul Alinsky on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do. I am free, no matter what rules surround me. If I find them tolerable, I tolerate them if I find them too obnoxious, I break them. I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do."Saul Alinsky on Robert A. Heinlein
"Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err."Saul Alinsky on Mahatma Gandhi
"Change means movement. Movement means friction. Only in the frictionless vacuum of a nonexistent abstract world can movement or change occur without that abrasive friction of conflict."
"Once you accept your own death, all of a sudden you're free to live. You no longer care about your reputation. You no longer care except so far as your life can be used tactically to promote a cause you believe in."
"A racially integrated community is a chronological term timed from the entrance of the first black family to the exit of the last white family."
"Life is a corrupting process from the time a child learns to play his mother off against his father in the politics of when to go to bed he who fears corruption fears life."