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.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
I fight on. I fight to win.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.