Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.