Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
Don't fight forces, use them.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
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.
Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
Action expresses priorities.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
The seed of revolution is repression.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.