Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
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.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.
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.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.