How prudently we proud men compete for nameless graves, while now and then some starveling of late forgets himself into immortality
Quote by Wendell Phillips
Two kinds of men generally best succeed in political life; men of no principle, but...
How prudently we proud men compete for nameless graves, while now and then some starveling...
The labor movement means just this: it is the last noble protest of the American...
Difference of religion breeds more quarrels than difference of politics.
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...
What is fanaticism today is the fashionable creed tomorrow, and trite as the multiplication table...
The heart is the best reflective thinker.
One on God's side is a majority.
To be as good as our fathers we must be better, imitation is not discipleship.
The best education in the world is that got by struggling to get a living.
Insurrection of thought always precedes insurrection of arms.
You can always get the truth from an American statesman after he has turned seventy,...
What is defeat? Nothing but education, nothing but the first step to something better
If there is anything in the universe that can't stand discussion, let it crack.
Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty; power is ever stealing from the many to...
Physical bravery is an animal instinct; moral bravery is much higher and truer courage.
Many know how to flatter, few know how to praise.