In a serious struggle there is no worse cruelty than to be magnanimous at an inopportune time.
Everyone has the right to be stupid on occasion, but Comrade Macdonald abuses the privilege.
You may not be interested in strategy, but strategy is interested in you.
Insurrection is an art, and like all arts has its own laws.
If we had had more time for discussion we should probably have made a great many more mistakes.
Life is not an easy matter… You cannot live through it without falling into frustration and cynicism unless you have before you a great idea which raises you above personal misery, above weakness, above all kinds of perfidy and baseness.
Old age is the most unexpected of all things that happen to a man.
England is nothing but the last ward of the European madhouse, and quite possibly it will prove to be the ward for particularly violent cases.