Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
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.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
Politics have no relation to morals.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.