Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.