Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.