Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
Politics have no relation to morals.
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.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
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.
The lady's not for turning.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.