Category: Daily Quote


Daily Quote 3.27.15

William Wallace

 

 

 

 

” I tell you true, liberty is the best of all things; never live beneath the noose of a servile halter.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 3.26.15

Rick Tompkins

 

 

 

” It is said, mostly by Libertarians, that ‘taxation is theft.’ Theft is too mild a word. Typically, a thief strikes only once, and doesn’t pretend that his robbery is legitimate. Taxation is actually slavery.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 3.25.15

C S Lewis

 

 

” To live his life in his own way, to call his house his castle, to enjoy the fruits of his own labour, to educate his children as his conscience directs, to save for their prosperity after his death — these are wishes deeply ingrained in civilised man. Their realization is almost as necessary to our virtues as to our happiness. From their total frustration disastrous results both moral and psychological might follow. “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 3.24.15

John Locke

 

 

 

” All men by nature are equal in that equal right that every man hath to his natural freedom, without being subjected to the will or authority of any other man … “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 3.23.15

Cornelius Tacitus

 

 

 

” The lust for power, for dominating others, inflames the heart more than any other passion.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 3.22.15

Alistair Cooke

 

 

 

” Liberty is the luxury of self-discipline, that those nations historically who have failed to discipline themselves have had discipline imposed by others.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 3.21.15

Solon

 

 

 

 

” For often evil men are rich, and good men poor; But we will not exchange with them Our virtue for their wealth since one abides always, While riches change their owners every day.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 3.20.15

André Thirion

 

 

” For this future emancipation, we have to rule out ideologies that aim at reinforcing the state, the police and controls in general, and at reducing liberty.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 3.19.15

Edmund Burke

 

 

 

” It is not what a lawyer tells me I may do; but what humanity, reason, and justice tell me I ought to do.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 3.18.15

Ted Stevens

 

 

 

 

” The agency that is so strict on the way Americans keep their books cannot even pass a financial audit. “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 3.17.15

Thomas Mann

 

 

” Tolerance becomes a crime when applied to evil .”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 3.16.15

Frederick Douglass

 

 

 

” The life of the nation is secure only while the nation is honest, truthful, and virtuous.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 3.15.15

Isabel Paterson

 

 

 

” Do you think nobody would willingly entrust his children to you or pay you for teaching them? Why do you have to extort your fees and collect your pupils by compulsion? “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 3.14.15

Justice Potter Stewart

 

 

 

” The right to enjoy property without unlawful deprivation, no less that the right to speak out or the right to travel is, in truth, a “personal” right.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 3.13.15

Milton Friedman

 

 

 

” The use of force to achieve equality will destroy freedom, and the force, introduced for good purposes, will end up in the hands of people who use it to promote their own interest.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 3.12.15

Marcus Aurelius

 

 

 

” The opinion of ten thousand men is of no value if none of them know anything about the subject.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Daily Quote 3.11.15

Sir Winston Churchill

 

 

 

” An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile, hoping it will eat him last.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 3.10.15

St. Augustine

 

 

” Though defensive violence will always be ‘a sad necessity’ in the eyes of men of principle, it would be still more unfortunate if wrongdoers should dominate just men.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 3.9.15

Mahatma Mohandas K. Gandhi

 

 

 

” The state represents violence in a concentrated and organized form. The individual has a soul, but as the state is a soulless machine, it can never be weaned from violence to which it owes its very existence. “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 3.8.15

Bill Bonner

 

 

 

” The entire world economy rests on the consumer; if he ever stops spending money he doesn’t have on things he doesn’t need — we’re done for. “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 3.7.15

Rudyard Kipling

 

” ’Twould be an ill world for weaponless dreamers if evil men were not now and then slain. “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Glenn McCoy

 

 

Glenn McCoy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 3.6.15

Joseph Sobran

 

 

 

” 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. “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 3.5.15

Sir Richard Francis Burton

 

 

 

” Do what thy manhood bids thee do, From none but self expect applause: He noblest lives and noblest dies Who makes and keeps his self-made laws.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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