I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
I fight on. I fight to win.