Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
The defence of our rights and our dignity, as well as efforts never to let ourselves to be overcome by the feeling of hatred - this is the road we have chosen.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
Information is the currency of democracy.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.