Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
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.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
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.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
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.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.