If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
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.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.