An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
Example is leadership.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.