One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
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.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
I fight on. I fight to win.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
It is not because men's desires are strong that they act ill; it is because their consciences are weak.
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.
In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
The best way to keep one's word is not to give it.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.