Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
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.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Example is leadership.
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.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
A leader leads by example, not by force
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.