Let my enemies devour each other.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.