Action expresses priorities.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.
Don't fight forces, use them.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.