Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
Don't fight forces, use them.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
Example is leadership.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
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.
The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
I fight on. I fight to win.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.