It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
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.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.