How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
Example is leadership.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.