In a free society, the 'vision thing' is left to private individuals; civil servants are kept on a tight leash, because free people understand that a 'visionary' bureaucrat is a voracious one and that the grander the government... the poorer and less free the people.
Islamic terrorism is the handiwork of people who've heeded, not hijacked, Islam.
The free flow of people across borders is not to be confused with the free flow of goods across borders. Free trade is a positive-sum game. Contrary to illegal immigration, it is always invited, consensual and hence mutually beneficial to the parties involved.
Rights give rise to legal claims. Ultimately, the more rights animals are granted, the greater the legal lien exercised on their behalf against the liberty and property of people.
The rights to life, liberty and property were not meant to be subject to the vagaries of majority rule.
Antitrust laws ought to be deployed, not against business, but to bust this two-party monopoly, which subverts competition in government and rewards the colluding quislings with sinecures in perpetuity.
Demonstrators for a government takeover of medicine have a right to discuss their demands, but no right to enact these demands.... 'Rights, as our founding fathers conceived them, are not claims to economic goods, but freedoms of action.
If women with the same skills as men were getting only 78 cents for every dollar a man earns, men would have long-since priced themselves out of the market.
The National Education Association is the al-Qaida of education.
A brave nation fights because it must; a cowardly nation fights because it can.
The world mistakes the Palestinian's military weakness for moral innocence.
Liberals retain a totemic attachment to the Freudian idea that traumatic toilet training is destiny.
Jefferson never entertained the folly that he was of immigrant stock. He considered the English settlers of America courageous conquerors, much like his Saxon forebears, to whom he compared them. To Jefferson, early Americans were the contemporary carriers of the Anglo-Saxon project.