You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
We tend to get what we expect.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
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.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
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.