Every election is a sort of advance auction sale of stolen goods.
A good politician is quite as unthinkable as an honest burglar.
Democracy is also a form of worship. It is the worship of Jackals by Jackasses.
The urge to save humanity is almost always a false front for the urge to rule.
Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.
It is hard to believe that a man is telling the truth when you know that you would lie if you were in his place.