A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
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 hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
That is why we fight - in hopes of a day when we no longer need to.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.