The man whose life is devoted to paperwork has lost the initiative. He is dealing with things that are brought to his notice, having ceased to notice anything for himself.
The czar was always sending us commands – you shall not do this and you shall not do that – till there was very little left that we might do, except pay tribute and die.
The czar always got his dues, no matter if it ruined a family.
Muzzle a dog and he will bark out of the other end.
Mankind deserves sacrifice – but not of mankind.
The contemporary form of true greatness lies in a civilization founded on the spirituality of work.
The greatest enemy of individual freedom is the individual himself.
We must believe that it is the darkest before the dawn of a beautiful new world. We will see it when we believe it.
A tactic that drags on too long becomes a drag.
Pick the target, freeze it, personalize it, and polarize it.