Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.