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.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
Action expresses priorities.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
The lady's not for turning.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.