Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.