Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
We tend to get what we expect.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
A government is the most dangerous threat to man's rights: it holds a legal monopoly on the use of physical force against legally disarmed victims.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.