In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
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.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
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.
Don't fight forces, use them.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.