It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
Dictators never invent their own opportunities.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.