Liberty may be endangered by the abuse of liberty, but also by the abuse of power.
Since the general civilization of mankind, I believe there are more instances of the abridgement of freedom of the people by gradual and silent encroachments by those in power than by violent and sudden usurpations.
I would rather be ruled by people represented by the first 100 names in the Boston phone book than by the faculty of Harvard.
If God didn’t intend for us to eat animals, he wouldn’t have made them out of meat.
The only ‘shared history’ Europeans have with Muslims is being at the receiving end of more than 1,300 years of Jihad warfare.
When truth is replaced by silence, the silence is a lie.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive. It will often be exercised when wrong but better so than not to be exercised at all. I like a little rebellion now and then. It is like a storm in the atmosphere.
If an idea or business has merit, under free-market capitalism someone will undertake to make it successful. The only ideas or businesses that languish are those that have no merit. Therefore, when the government backs an idea or a business, it is by definition backing a loser, for only a loser would need government backing.
If a private enterprise is a failure, it is closed down — unless it can get a government subsidy to keep it going; if a government enterprise is a failure, it is expanded. I challenge you to find exceptions.