Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
Quitting is leading too.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.