Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes
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.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
We tend to get what we expect.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
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.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
The defence of our rights and our dignity, as well as efforts never to let ourselves to be overcome by the feeling of hatred - this is the road we have chosen.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
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.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
Quitting is leading too.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.