In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.