When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
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.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
Let my enemies devour each other.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.