Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
The seed of revolution is repression.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
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.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Don't fight forces, use them.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.