The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
Let my enemies devour each other.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
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.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.