The world is governed more by appearance than realities so that it is fully as necessary to seem to know something as to know it.
Quote by Daniel Webster
Mind is the great lever of all things; human thought is the process by which...
I was born an American; I will live an American; I shall die an American.
The contest for ages has been to rescue liberty from the grasp of executive power.
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
The right of an inventor to his invention is no monopoly - in any other...
It is my living sentiment, and by the blessing of God it shall be my...
When tillage begins, other arts follow. The farmers, therefore, are the founders of human civilization.
Wisdom begins at the end.
Let it be borne on the flag under which we rally in every exigency, that...
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life
Liberty exists in proportion to wholesome restraint.
The world is governed more by appearance than realities so that it is fully as...
Men hang out their signs indicative of their respective trades: shoemakers hang out a gigantic...
A strong conviction that something must be done is the parent of many bad measures
Liberty and Union, now and forever, one and inseparable.
No man not inspired can make a good speech without preparation
We have been taught to regard a representative of the people as a sentinel on...
The law: it has honored us; may we honor it.
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.