Difference of religion breeds more quarrels than difference of politics
Quote by Wendell Phillips
What is fanaticism today is the fashionable creed tomorrow, and trite as the multiplication table...
Boredom, after all, is a form of criticism
Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty; power is ever stealing from the many to...
The keener the want the lustier the growth.
Debt is the fatal disease of republics, the first thing and the mightiest to undermine...
Truth is one forever absolute, but opinion is truth filtered through the moods, the blood,...
If there is anything in the universe that can't stand discussion, let it crack.
Law is nothing unless close behind it stands a warm, living public opinion.
Difference of religion breeds more quarrels than difference of politics.
If there is anything in the universe that can't stand discussion, let it crack
You can always get the truth from an American statesman after he has turned seventy,...
What the Puritans gave the world was not thought, but action
What gunpowder did for war the printing press has done for the mind.
Christianity is a battle, not a dream
Today it is not big business that we have to fear. It is big government.
Two kinds of men generally best succeed in political life; men of no principle, but...
In our time, political speech and writing are largely the defense of the indefensible
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics...
I have acted in every instance from a conscientious desire to do what was right,...