The seed of revolution is repression.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
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.
We tend to get what we expect.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
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.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.