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.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
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.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
The things that will destroy America are prosperity at any price, peace at any price, safety first instead of duty first and love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.