All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
Don't fight forces, use them.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
Quitting is leading too.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
Example is leadership.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.