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.
Example is leadership.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.