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.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
We are in bondage to the law in order that we may be free.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
We tend to get what we expect.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
A government afraid of its citizens is a Democracy. Citizens afraid of government is tyranny!
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.