Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
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.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
The lady's not for turning.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.