Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Action expresses priorities.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.