Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
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.
I'm not hard, I'm frightfully soft. But I will not be hounded.
Fascism is capitalism in decay.
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
Information is the currency of democracy.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.
All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
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.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.