Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
I fight on. I fight to win.
Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.