"Those who know what's best for us, must rise and save us from ourselves." -- Rush

"The real destroyer of liberties of any people is he who spreads among them bounties, donation, and largess" -- Plutarch

"We turned our gaze from the castles in the distance, Eyes cast down on the path of least resistance." --Rush

"Do not try to save the world by loving thy neighbor; it will only make him nervous. Save the world by respecting thy neighbor's rights under law and insisting that he respect yours." -- E. B. White

"The surest way to have the law respected is to make the law respectable. When law and morality are in contradiction, the citizen finds himself in the cruel dilemma of either losing his moral sense, or losing respect for the law." -- Frederic Bastiat

"Because he was human, because he had goodness, because he was moral they called him insane..." -- Rush

"We know that where poverty, disease, injustice, and misery abound, they exist solely because some people manage to regulate the personal and commercial lives of other people." -- Fred Stitt

It is not the disease but the physician; it is the pernicious hand of government alone which can reduce a whole people to despair." -- Junius

If we were directed from Washington when to sow and when to reap, we should soon want bread." -- Thomas Jefferson

The state is the great fictitious entity by which everyone seeks to live at the expense of everyone else." -- Frederic Bastiat

"I believe there are more instances of the abridgement of the freedom of the people by gradual and silent encroachments of those in power than by violent and sudden usurpations." -- James Madison

"No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent." -- Abraham Lincoln

"Though written constitutions may be violated in moments of passion or delusion, yet they furnish a text to which those who are watchful may AGAIN rally and recall the people; they fix to for the people the principals of their political creed." [emphasis added] -- Thomas Jefferson

"Without justice, courage is weak." -- Benjamin Franklin

"Let us endeavor so to live that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry." -- Mark Twain

"You can fool too many of the people too much of the time." -- James Thurber

"To be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a child. For what is the worth of human life, unless it is woven into the life of our ancestors by the records of history." -- Cicero

"Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it." -- Thomas Paine

"The shallow consider liberty a release from all law, from every constraint. The wise see in it, on the contrary, the potent Law of Laws." -- Walt Whitman

"We are not free to use today, or to promise tomorrow, because we are already mortgaged to yesterday." -- Emmerson

"You're not supposed to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or who says it." -- Malcolm X

"If experience teaches us anything at all, it teaches ut this; that a good politician, under democracy, is quite as unthinkable as an honest burglar." -- H.L. Mencken

"In our time, political speech and writing are largely the defense of the indefensible." -- George Orwell

"An honest man can feel no pleasure in the exercise of power over his fellow citizens." -- Thomas Jefferson

"It is not desirable to cultivate a respect for the law, so much as for the right." -- Thoreau

"The point to remember is that what the government gives it must first take away." -- John S. Coleman

"The Income Tax has made more Liars out of the American people than golf balls." -- Will Rogers

"When everybody has got money they cut taxes, and when they're broke they raise 'em. That's statesmanship of the highest order." -- Will Rogers

"Thoughtcrime was not a thing that could be concealed forever. You might dodge sucessfully for a while, even for years, but sooner or later they were bound to get you." -- George Orwell, Nineteen Eighty-Four

You will not make a man wiser by taking freedom of action from him. A man can only learn when he is free to act. -- Auberon Herbert