So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.
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.
As government expands, liberty contracts.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
No government can be long secure without a formidable opposition.