Back to index

Download:

Quotation Source Page Subject
Go into the home of the average American family and you will see for whom the wheels of the machines are turning. Liberty & Property p. 22 Consumer Sovereignty
Government is essentially the negation of liberty. Liberty & Property p. 19 Government
Government is not, as some people like to say, a necessary evil; it is not an evil, but a means, the only means available to make peaceful human coexistence possible. But it is the opposite of liberty. It is beating, imprisoning, hanging. Whatever a government does it is ultimately supported by the actions of armed constables. If the government operates a school or a hospital, the funds required are collected by taxes, i.e., by payments exacted from the citizens. Liberty & Property p. 19 Government
In the political field it is always the will of the majority that prevails, and the minorities must yield to it. Liberty & Property p. 12 Majority Rule
In the political sphere, there is no means for an individual or a small group of individuals to disobey the will of the majority. But in the intellectual field private property makes rebellion possible. Liberty & Property p. 12 Majority Rule
Lenin's ideal was to build a nations production effort according to the model of the post office. Liberty & Property p. 14 Lenin, Vladimir
Liberty is always freedom from the government. Liberty & Property p. 19 Liberty
Society is essentially the mutual exchange of services. Liberty & Property pp. 18-19 Society
The characteristic feature of capitalism that distinguishes it from pre-capitalist methods of production was its new principle of marketing. Capitalism is not simply mass production, but mass production to satisfy the needs of the masses. Liberty & Property p. 9 Capitalism
The distinctive principle of Western social philosophy is individualism. Liberty & Property p. 25 Western Civilization
The liquidation of all dissenters is the condition that will bring us what the communists call freedom. Liberty & Property p. 15 Robinson, Joan
The market process is a daily repeated plebiscite, and it ejects inevitably from the ranks of profitable people those who do not employ their property according to the orders given by the public. Liberty & Property p. 10 Market Process
The social system of private property and limited government is the only system that tends to debarbarize all those who have the innate capacity to acquire personal culture. Liberty & Property p. 26 Barbarism
The social system of private property and limited government is the only system that tends to debarbarize all those who have the innate capacity to acquire personal culture. Liberty & Property p. 26 Western Civilization
The Welfare State with its methods of easy money, credit expansion and undisguised inflation continually takes bites out of all claims payable in units of the nations legal tender. Liberty & Property p. 25 Welfare
What vitiates entirely the socialists economic critique of capitalism is their failure to grasp the sovereignty of the consumers in the market economy. Liberty & Property p. 13 Consumer Sovereignty