A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Politics have no relation to morals.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
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.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.