A strong conviction that something must be done is the parent of many bad measures
Quote by Daniel Webster
There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession
Whatever government is not a government of laws, is a despotism, let it be called...
The people's government, made for the people, made by the people, and answerable to the...
A strong conviction that something must be done is the parent of many bad measures.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality
When tillage begins, other arts follow. The farmers, therefore, are the founders of human civilization.
The world is governed more by appearance than realities so that it is fully as...
Liberty exists in proportion to wholesome restraint.
He who tampers with the currency robs labor of its bread.
The materials of wealth are in the earth, in the seas, and in their natural...
Wisdom begins at the end.
No man not inspired can make a good speech without preparation
One country, one constitution, one destiny
We are all agents of the same supreme power, the people.
The contest for ages has been to rescue liberty from the grasp of executive power.
Let us not forget that the cultivation of the earth is the most important labor...
Keep cool; anger is not an argument
Liberty and Union, now and forever, one and inseparable
Liberty has restraints but no frontiers
Toleration and liberty are the foundations of a great republic.