Fascism is capitalism in decay.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
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.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.