The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
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.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
The lady's not for turning.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
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.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.