Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
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 lady's not for turning.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Politics have no relation to morals.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.