Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
Information is the currency of democracy.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.