The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
I fight on. I fight to win.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.