This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
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.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
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.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.