I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
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.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
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.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.