“The problem is not that people are taxed too little, the problem is that government spends too much.”

“The best minds are not in government. If any were, business would hire them away. ”

“The government’s view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it. ”

“The nine most terrifying words in the English language are, ‘I’m from the government and I’m here to help.’”

“Government always finds a need for whatever money it gets.”

“Government does not solve problems; it subsidizes them.”

“Man is not free unless government is limited.”

“Protecting the rights of even the least individual among us is basically the only excuse the government has for even existing.”