Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
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.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
We tend to get what we expect.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
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.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.
The things that will destroy America are prosperity at any price, peace at any price, safety first instead of duty first and love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
I fight on. I fight to win.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.