While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
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.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.