Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have. The course of history shows us that as a government grows, liberty decreases.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
(...) when a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
Give us the child for 8 years and it will be a Bolshevik forever.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.