It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
Action expresses priorities.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
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.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.