Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
The seed of revolution is repression.
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.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
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.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
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.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Action expresses priorities.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.