Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
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.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
The things that will destroy America are prosperity at any price, peace at any price, safety first instead of duty first and love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
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.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.