Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change 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.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.