We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
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.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.