O wolności – subiektywnie najlepsze cytaty libertariańskie

“He who is unfit to serve his fellow citizen, seeks to rule them.”

— Ludwig von Mises

„I sincerely believe … that banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies, and that the principle of spending money to be paid by posterity under the name of funding is but swindling futurity on a large scale.”

— Thomas Jefferson

“Any man who is not a socialist at age twenty has no heart. Any man who is still a socialist at age forty has no head.”

— Winston Churchill

„Everything the State says is a lie, and everything it has it has stolen.”

— Fryderyk Nietsche

“A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.”

— Fryderyk Nietsche

„Most of economics can be summarized in four words: People respond to incentives.”

— Steven Landsburg

“No man’s life, liberty, or property are safe while the legislature is in session.”

— Mark Twain

“Only one thing is impossible for God: To find any sense in any copyright law on the planet.”

— Mark Twain

“As democracy is perfected, the office of the President represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. On some great and glorious day, the plain folks of the land will reach their heart’s desire at last and the White House will be occupied by a downright fool and complete narcissistic moron.”

— H.L.Mencken

“Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.”

— Mark Twain

“Money is a medium of exchange, discovered and developed in the course of human action. It is not something that was created by government, although government has always co-opted and monopolized money, in the process debasing it into something near unrecognizable.”

— William L. Anderson

„If the American people ever allow private banks to control the issue of their currency, first by inflation, then by deflation, the banks and corporations that will grow up around them will deprive the people of all property until their children wake up homeless on the continent their Fathers conquered…I believe that banking institutions are more dangerous to our liberties than standing armies… The issuing power should be taken from the banks and restored to the people, to whom it properly belongs.”

— Thomas Jefferson

„Gold is money and nothing else.”

— J.P. Morgan

„Commerce with all nations, alliance with none, should be our motto.”

— Thomas Jefferson

“Socjalizm, jak stare polityczne ideologie, z których się wywodzi, myli rząd ze społeczeństwem. To dlatego za każdym razem, gdy nie chcemy by coś zostało zrobione przez rząd, on wyciąga z tego wniosek, że nie chcemy żeby coś było wogóle zrobione. (…) To tak jakby oskarżono nas o to, że nie chcemy by ludzie jedli, ponieważ odrzucamy pomysł by to państwo uprawiało zboże.”

— Fryderyk Bastiat

„The excellence of the gold standard is to be seen in the fact that it renders the determination of the monetary unit’s purchasing power independent of the policies of governments and political parties.”

— Ludwig von Mises

“Experience, however, shows that neither a state nor a bank ever has had the unrestricted power of issuing paper money without abusing that power; in all states, therefore, the issue of paper money ought to be under some check and control; and none seems so proper for that purpose as that of subjecting the issuers of paper money to the obligation of paying their notes either in gold coin or bullion.”

— David Ricardo

“Gold is the money of kings, silver is the money of gentlemen, barter is the money of peasants – but debt is the money of slaves.”

— Norm Franz

„Deficit spending is simply a scheme for the confiscation of wealth. Gold stands in the way of this insidious process. It stands as a protector of property rights. If one grasps this, one has no difficulty in understanding the statists’ antagonism toward the gold standard.”

— Alan Greenspan

“When goods cannot cross borders, armies will.”

— Fryderyk Bastiat

Rules are to make you think, before breaking them.

–Terry Pratchet

“It is difficult to get a man to understand something, when his salary depends on his not understanding it.”

— Upton Sinclair

„Life can be much broader. Once you discover one simple fact, and that is: everything around you what you call life, was made up by people who are not smarter than you. And you can change it, you can influence it, you can build your own things that other people can use.”

— Steve Jobs

“Value does not exist outside the consciousness of a man”

— Carl Menger

“A society that puts equality before freedom will get neither. A society that puts freedom before equality will get a high degree of both.”

— Milton Friedman

“If you put a federal government in charge of Sahara Desert, in five years there would be a shortage of sand”

— Milton Friedman

“The great virtue of a free market system is that it does not care what color people are; it does not care what their religion is; it only cares whether they can produce something you want to buy. It is the most effective system we have discovered to enable people who hate one another to deal with one another and help one another.”

— Milton Friedman

“W przedwczorajszych szkołach wczorajsi nauczyciele uczą dzisiejszych uczniów rozwiązywania problemów jutra.”

— Marzena Żylińska

“If politicians were smart and benevolent, they would be philanthropists or high-level charity workers. If they were dull and benevolent, they would be low-level charity workers. If they were smart and malevolent, they would be oligarchic puppet masters. If they were dull and malevolent, I don’t have to tell you who they would be. “

— Jakub Bożydar Wiśniewski

“Socyjalizm każdemu równo nosa utrze: bogatych zdusi jutro – a biednych pojutrze…”

— Aleksander Fredro

“How do you tell a communist? Well, it’s someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-communist? It’s someone who understands Marx and Lenin”

— Ronald Reagan

“If you pay people not to work, and tax them when they do, do not be surprise you see an unemployment.”

— Milton Friedman

“ZUS z pewnością jest organizacją przestępczą, ale nie można jej nazwać zorganizowaną”

— Janusz Korwin-Mikke

„Prawo może być narzędziem wyrównywania dochodów tylko wówczas, gdy zabiera jednym, a daje innym. Jeśli prawo to czyni, jest narzędziem legalnej grabieży.”

— John Locke

„Czy naprawdę istnieje człowiek, który szukając grupy mądrych i wrażliwych osób, wybrałby tę grupę ludzi, na którą składają się członkowie obu izb Kongresu?”

— Robert Nozick, „Anarchia, państwo, utopia”

„Tłumy karłów trzymają za nogi gigantów i nie pozwalają im wzlecieć do gwiazd”

— Fryderyk Nietsche

“Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.”

— Jim Rohn

“Socjalizm świetnie nadaje się do fałszowania świadomości zbiorowej, gdyż jest intelektualną pokusą ćwierćinteligenta.”

— Stefan Kisielewski

“For how can the leftist be opposed to the violence of war and conscription while at the same time supporting the violence of taxation and government control? And how can the rightist trumpet his devotion to private property and free enterprise while at the same time favoring war, conscription, and the outlawing of noninvasive activities and practices that he deems immoral?”

— Murray Rothbard, ‘For a New Liberty: The Libertarian Manifesto”

“During times of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act”

— George Orwell

“If a law is unjust, a man is not only right to disobey it, he is obligated to do so.”

— Thomas Jefferson

“Nic dziwnego, że każdy, kto miał coś nowego do zaoferowania ludzkości, nie miał niczego dobrego do powiedzenia o państwie czy o jego prawach.”

– Ludwig von Mises

“You don’t build it for yourself. You know what people want and you build it for them.”

— Walt Disney

“Entrepreneurship is living a few years of your life like most people won’t so you can spend the rest of your life like most people can’t.”

— Warren Tracy’s student

“Czegóż płaczesz? – staremu mówił czyżyk młody.“Masz teraz lepsze w klatce niż w polu wygody.”

“Tyś w niej zrodzon – rzekł stary – przeto ci wybaczę. Jam był wolny, dziś w klatce – i dlatego płaczę.”

— Ignacy Krasicki

“Government “encouragement” to business is sometimes as much to be feared as government hostility”

— Henry Hazlitt

“Człopcze, ty masz wrodzony talent to żeglowania! Nie ma czegoś takiego jak talent, jest tylko potrzeba i ambicja!”

— Sknerus McKwacz

“The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings; the inherent virtue of socialism is the equal sharing of miseries.”

— Winston Churchill

“A man convinced against his will is of the same opinion still.”

— Dale Carnagie

“Power corrupts; absolute power corrupts absolutely.”

— Lord Acton

“In the long run, Keynesian economics is dead.”

— Peter Thiel

“Rząd nieustannie chce naszego dobra a my go mamy już tak mało.“

— Janusz Korwin-Mikke

“Democracy is two coyotes and a lamb voting on what to have for lunch.”

— John T. Wenders

“Nie należy pomagać tak, że im więcej pomocy tym więcej potrzebujących”

— ks. Jacek WIOSNA Strzyczek

“And what does it mean to be contrarian? It does not mean simply doing the opposite of what the majority does – that’s just consensus thinking by a different guise, a minus sign before the conventional wisdom. The problems of reactive contrarianism are the same as those of following the herd. The most contrarian thing to do is to think independently.”

— Bruce Gibney

„Wielkie nazwiska uprawdopodobniają największe idioty­zmy, gdyż tłum ma naiwną pewność, że wielcy ludzie bredzić nie mogą.”

— Zbigniew Herbert

„Płynie się zawsze do źródeł pod prąd, z prądem płyną śmiecie.”

— Zbigniew Herbert

„People willing to trade their freedom for security deserve neither and will lose both.”

— Benjamin Franklin

“”I never let schooling get in the way of my education.”

— Mark Twain

“I prefer dangerous freedom than peaceful slavery.”

— Thomas Jefferson

„Anachists know that a long period of education must precede any great fundamental change in society, hence they do not believe in vote begging, nor political campaigns, but rather in the development of self-thinking individuals.”

— Lucy Parsons

““By this means the government may secretly and unobserved, confiscate the wealth of the people, and not one man in a million will detect the theft.”

— John Maynard Keynes about Fractional Reserve Banking

„Only small secrets need to be protected. The big ones are kept secret by public incredulity.”

— Marshall McLuhan

„Whoever controls the volume of money in our country is absolute master of all industry and commerce . . . and when you realize that the entire system is very easily controlled one way or another, by a few powerful men at the top, you will not have to be told how periods of inflation and depression originate.”

— James A. Garfield

„Whoever controls the volume of money in any country is absolute master of all industry and commerce.”

— Paul Warburg

„Ideologically, [sound money] belongs in same class with political constitutions and bills of rights.” In the name of civil liberty and civilization itself, the Fed should be abolished.”

— Ludwig von Mises

„Of all the contrivances for cheating the laboring classes of mankind, none has been more effective than that which deludes them with paper money.”

— Daniel Webster

“In order to figure out what the elitists are going to do next in order to loot wealth from our system, all you have to do is think like a criminal.”

– Dave Kranzler

“Market doesn’t care where you went to college.”

— Raj Malhotra

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