Appearances matter and remember to smile.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
A government is the most dangerous threat to man's rights: it holds a legal monopoly on the use of physical force against legally disarmed victims.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
A leader leads by example, not by force
All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.