Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
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.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
We tend to get what we expect.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.