A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
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.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Appearances matter and remember to smile.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.