The devil is an optimist if he thinks he can make people worse than they are.
Democracy divides people into workers and loafers. It makes no provision for those who have no time to work.
There are people who can never forgive a beggar for their not having given him anything.
It so often happened to me that someone who shared my opinion kept the larger share for himself that I am now forewarned and offer people only ideas.
The secret of the demagogue is to appear as dumb as his audience so that these people can believe themselves as smart as he.