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.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.
A leader leads by example, not by force
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
Example is leadership.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable