Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
The seed of revolution is repression.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
If given the choice between Righteousness and Peace, I choose Righteousness.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, its someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? Its someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
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.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.