I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Democracy is the road to socialism.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.