Every step of progress the world has made has been from scaffold to scaffold, and from stake to stake.
Quote by Wendell Phillips
Wendell Phillips Quotes
Debt is the fatal disease of republics, the first thing and the mightiest to undermine...
Today it is not big business that we have to fear. It is big government.
Governments exist to protect the rights of minorities. The loved and the rich need no...
Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty; power is ever stealing from the many to...
The heart is the best reflective thinker.
If there is anything in the universe that can't stand discussion, let it crack.
Exigencies create the necessary ability to meet and conquer them.
Write on my gravestone: Infidel, Traitor., infidel to every church that compromises with wrong; traitor...
Truth is one forever absolute, but opinion is truth filtered through the moods, the blood,...
Let me make the newspapers, and I care not what is preached in the pulpit...
If you want to be an orator, first get your great cause.
What gunpowder did for war the printing press has done for the mind.
Agitation is the atmosphere of the brains.
Power is every stealing from the many to the few.
What the Puritans gave the world was not thought, but action
The labor movement means just this: it is the last noble protest of the American...
How prudently we proud men compete for nameless graves, while now and then some starveling...
We all die. The goal isn't to live forever, the goal is to create something...
One of the strange things about living in the world is that it is only...