One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Any cook should be able to run the country.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.