Politics Quotes

I guess you will have to go to jail. If that is the result of not understanding the Income Tax Law, I will meet you there. We shall have a merry, merry time, for all our friends will be there. It will be an intellectual center, for no one understands the Income Tax Law except persons who have not sufficient intelligence to understand the questions that arise under it.
The legacy of Democrats and Republicans approaches: Libertarianism by bankruptcy.”
I heartily accept the motto, “That government is best which governs least”; and I should like to see it acted up to more rapidly and systematically. Carried out, it finally amounts to this, which also I believe– “That government is best which governs not at all”; and when men are prepared for it, that will be the kind of government which they will have.
MTV may talk about lighting fires and killing children, but Janet Reno actually does something about it.
The society that puts equality before freedom will end up with neither. The society that puts freedom before equality will end up with a great measure of both.
Of course drugs need to be controlled, just as alcohol, tobacco, firearms, prescription drugs, food additives and indeed UN bureaucrats with massive budgets need to be controlled.
I am interested in politics so that one day I will not have to be interested in politics.
There is danger from all men. The only maxim of a free government ought to be to trust no man living with power to endanger the public liberty.
I oppose registration for the draft… because I believe the security of freedom can best be achieved by security through freedom.