The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
Action expresses priorities.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
Don't fight forces, use them.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.