It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
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 Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
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.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.