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.
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.
I fight on. I fight to win.
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.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
The lady's not for turning.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Say what you have to say and the first time you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending - sit down.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
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.
The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.