In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Quitting is leading too.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
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.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.