Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
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.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.