Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
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.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
The seed of revolution is repression.