The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
Information is the currency of democracy.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
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.
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.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.