Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
Example is leadership.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!