Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
The defence of our rights and our dignity, as well as efforts never to let ourselves to be overcome by the feeling of hatred - this is the road we have chosen.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.