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.
Example is leadership.
The defence of our rights and our dignity, as well as efforts never to let ourselves to be overcome by the feeling of hatred - this is the road we have chosen.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
The lady's not for turning.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
The seed of revolution is repression.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.