You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
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.
Don't fight forces, use them.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.