The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
A leader leads by example, not by force
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
Information is the currency of democracy.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.