Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
The seed of revolution is repression.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.