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 nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.