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.
I'm not a member of any organized party, I'm a Democrat.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
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.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
Never tell your enemy he is doing the wrong thing.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that you'll do things differently.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
When everything has to be right, something isn't.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.