You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
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.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.