The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
Every great movement must experience three stages: ridicule, discussion, adoption.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
We tend to get what we expect.
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
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.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.