Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
I fight on. I fight to win.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
The lady's not for turning.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
Information is the currency of democracy.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.