Walnut Grove 3-Gun

Liberty or Death


They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.  -Benjamin Franklin

There is no worse tyranny than to force a man to pay for what he does not want merely because you think it would be good for him.  -Robert Heinlein

I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than those attending too small a degree of it.  -Thomas Jefferson

The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of the blessings.  The inherent blessing of socialism is the equal sharing of misery.  -Winston Churchill

He that would make his own liberty secure must guard even his enemy from oppression.  -Thomas Paine

In general, the art of government consists in taking as much money as possible from one party of the citizens to give to the other.  -Voltaire

A government that is big enough to give you all you want is big enough to take it all away.  -Barry Goldwater

The more corrupt the state, the more it legislates.  -Tacitus

Liberty is the only thing you cannot have unless you are willing to give it to others.  -William Allen White

The strongest reason for the people to retain the right to bear arms is, as a last resort, to protect themselves against tyranny in government.  -Thomas Jefferson

Peace, commerce, and honest friendship with all nations; entangling alliances with none.  -Thomas Jefferson

Sometimes it is said that man cannot be trusted with the government of himself.  Can he then, be trusted with the government of others?  -Thomas Jefferson