The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.