Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.