Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.