A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
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.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
Give to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself - that is my doctrine.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it.
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.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees