"He that would make his own liberty secure, must guard even his enemy from oppression; for if he violates this duty, he establishes a precedent that will reach to himself."
"The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away, for expedients, and by parts."
"It is futile to speak of liberty as long as economic slavery exists."
"I would rather be exposed to the inconvencies attending too much liberty than those attending a too small degree of it."
"The liberty of the individual is no gift of civilization. It was greatest before there was any civilization."