Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
A leader leads by example, not by force
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
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.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
Quitting is leading too.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
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.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.