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.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
Build your opponent a golden bridge to retreat across.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.