Information is the currency of democracy.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
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.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.