Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!