In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Don't fight forces, use them.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
The lady's not for turning.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
Actual aristocracy cannot be abolished by any law: all the law can do is decree how it is to be imparted and who is to acquire it.