Quotes page

“Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to take everything you have.” – Thomas Jefferson

“The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don’t do anything about it”
–Albert Einstein

“I hope we once again have reminded people that man is not free unless government is limited. There’s a clear cause and effect here that is as neat and predictable as a law of physics: As government expands, liberty contracts.” – Ronald Reagan

“Power always thinks… that it is doing God’s service when it is violating all his laws.”
– John Adams

“To prohibit a citizen from wearing or carrying a war arm . . . is an unwarranted restriction upon the constitutional right to keep and bear arms. If cowardly and dishonorable men sometimes shoot unarmed men with army pistols or guns, the evil must be prevented by the penitentiary and gallows, and not by a general deprivation of a constitutional privilege.” — Arkansas Supreme Court, 1878

“Concentrated power is not rendered harmless by the good intentions of those who create it.” — Milton Friedman (who supported increased power once he had influence)

“In the absence of a contract, no one can have a ‘right’ to anything that must be provided by someone else’s labor. It really is that simple. The alternative proposition is in essence a slave proposition.” – Sheldon Richman, Foundation for Economic Education (FEE)

“If you analyze it I believe the very heart and soul of conservatism is libertarianism.” ~ Ronald Reagan

To once again become the leader in economic freedom, we must dismantle a significant portion of our federal and state governments, repeal countless unnecessary regulations, significantly lower and simplify taxes, and re-institute sound money. — Peter Schiff

“I have got more hurt by my good works than my bad ones. My bad works always drove me to the Savior for mercy. My good works often kept me from him, and I began to trust in myself.” –Spurgeon

“I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man.” ~ George Washington