A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Example is leadership.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.