Human beings, each considered as a single actor within society
  • La Boétie, Étienne de - Sixteenth century French judge and poet, author of Discourse on Voluntary Servitude
  • Lachmann, Ludwig - 20th century German-born economist of the Austrian School
  • Laozi - Ancient Chinese philosopher, author of the Dao De Jing
  • Lawyers - Members of the legal profession
  • Leef, George - Director of the Pope Center for Higher Education Policy, former professor at Northwood University
  • LeFevre, Robert - Founder of the Freedom School (later known as Rampart College) in Colorado Springs
  • Libertarian Candidates - Libertarian Party candidates for President and other offices
  • Liggio, Leonard - Executive Vice President of the Atlas Economic Research Foundation
  • Lilburne, John - 17th century English activist, advocate of "freeborn" rights and of a written constitution
  • Lincoln, Abraham - Sixteenth President of the United States
  • Locke, John - 17th century English philosopher
  • Long, Roderick T. - Professor of philosophy at Auburn University, president of the Molinari Institute