Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Those of us who have been privileged to receive education, skills, and experiences and even power must be role models for the next generation of leadership.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
Politics have no relation to morals.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.