Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
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.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.