Fear is the foundation of most governments.
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.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
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.
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.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.