An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.