Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
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.
Quitting is leading too.
Don't fight forces, use them.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
Those of us who have been privileged to receive education, skills, and experiences and even power must be role models for the next generation of leadership.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.