Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty; power is ever stealing from the many to the few.
Quote by Wendell Phillips
Wendell Phillips Quotes
Debt is the fatal disease of republics, the first thing and the mightiest to undermine...
What is defeat? Nothing but education. Nothing but the first step to something better.
What gunpowder did for war the printing press has done for the mind.
Truth is one forever absolute, but opinion is truth filtered through the moods, the blood,...
Seldom ever was any knowledge given to keep, but to impart; the grace of this...
Two kinds of men generally best succeed in political life; men of no principle, but...
What is fanaticism today is the fashionable creed tomorrow, and trite as the multiplication table...
Governments exist to protect the rights of minorities. The loved and the rich need no...
If there is anything in the universe that can't stand discussion, let it crack.
The best education in the world is that got by struggling to get a living.
We live under a government of men and morning newspapers.
How prudently we proud men compete for nameless graves, while now and then some starveling...
Agitation is the atmosphere of the brains.
Insurrection of thought always precedes insurrection of arms.
Power is every stealing from the many to the few.
To hear some men talk of the government, you would suppose that Congress was the...
One on God's side is a majority.
Every step of progress the world has made has been from scaffold to scaffold, and...
Boredom, after all, is a form of criticism.
Physical bravery is an animal instinct; moral bravery is much higher and truer courage.