War is just one more big government program.
The most fundamental purpose of government is defense, not empire.
Freedom is coming to mean little more than the right to ask permission.
Politics is the conspiracy of the unproductive but organized against the productive but unorganized.
The attempt to silence a man is the greatest honor you can bestow on him. It means that you recognize his superiority to yourself.
Most Americans aren't the sort of citizens the Founding Fathers expected; they are contented serfs. Far from being active critics of government, they assume that its might makes it right.