Fear is the foundation of most governments.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
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.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
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.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.