If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
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.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
The lady's not for turning.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.