Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
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.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
Quitting is leading too.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
Example is leadership.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
Those of us who have been privileged to receive education, skills, and experiences and even power must be role models for the next generation of leadership.
Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.