The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
The seed of revolution is repression.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.