If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.