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.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.