Good philosophy is always hate speech to evil doers.
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.
Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.
…for liberty is an acknowledgment of faith in God and His works.
The overwhelming tendency of markets is to bring people together, break down prejudices, persuade people of the need to cooperate regardless of class, race, religion, sex/gender, and physical ability. The same is obviously and especially...
He who is unfit to serve his fellow citizens wants to rule them.
I would rather not be a king than to forfeit my liberty.
A government is a compulsory territorial monopolist of ultimate decision-making (jurisdiction) and, implied in this, a compulsory territorial monopolist of taxation. That is, a government is the ultimate arbiter, for the inhabitants of a given...
Liberty may be endangered by the abuses of liberty as well as by the abuses of power.
Commerce tends toward rewarding inclusion, broadness, and liberality. Tribal loyalties, ethnic and religious bigotries, and irrational prejudices are bad for business. The merchant class has been conventionally distrusted by tribalist leaders — from the ancient...
This liberty will look easy by and by when nobody dies to get it.