What is grand is necessarily obscure to weak men. That which can be made explicit to the idiot is not worth my care.
The ‘private sector’ of the economy is, in fact, the voluntary sector; and the ‘public sector’ is, in fact, the coercive sector.
The first requisite of a sound monetary system is that it put the least possible power over the quantity or quality of money in the hands of the politicians.
Love seeketh not itself to please, nor for itself hath any care, but for another gives its ease, and builds a Heaven in Hell’s despair.
As a man is, so he sees. As the eye is formed, such are its powers.
To generalize is to be an idiot.
Love to faults is always blind, always is to joy inclined. Lawless, winged, and unconfined, and breaks all chains from every mind.
Freedom is the recognition of necessity.
Everything must justify its existence before the judgment seat of Reason, or give up existence.
All history has been a history of class struggles between dominated classes at various stages of social development.