Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.