Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
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.
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
A leader leads by example, not by force
You can't let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Quitting is leading too.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.