The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
The lady's not for turning.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
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.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.