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.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
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.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.