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.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
Votes do not fall from the trees like ripe plums. They have to be fought for.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.