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.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
The things that will destroy America are prosperity at any price, peace at any price, safety first instead of duty first and love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.