The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Quitting is leading too.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
The more you read about politics, the more you got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.