A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
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.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
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.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
Don't fight forces, use them.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.