Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
Information is the currency of democracy.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
I fight on. I fight to win.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.