Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
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.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
Information is the currency of democracy.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
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.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.