The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people...they are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.