1. 10

    I love America more than any other country in the world and, exactly for this reason, I insist on the right to criticize her perpetually.

  2. 9

    The rule is perfect: in all matters of opinion our adversaries are insane.

  3. 8

    Opposition always enflames the enthusiast, never converts him.

  4. 7

    Opposition is not necessarily enmity; it is merely misused and made an occasion for enmity.

  5. 6

    I stood among them, but not of them; in a shroud of thoughts which were not their thoughts.

  6. 5

    The beginning of thought is in disagreement -- not only with others but also with ourselves.

  7. 4

    One-fifth of the people are against everything all the time.

  8. 3

    If I were to remain silent, I'd be guilty of complicity.

  9. 2

    Everything you are against weakens you. Everything you are for empowers you.

  10. 1

    Blind belief in authority is the greatest enemy of truth.