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
The materials of wealth are in the earth, in the seas, and in their natural...
On the diffusion of education among the people rest the preservation and perpetuation of our...
One country, one constitution, one destiny.
He who tampers with the currency robs labor of its bread.
A strong conviction that something must be done is the parent of many bad measures.
Inconsistencies of opinion, arising from changes of circumstances, are often justifiable.
Let it be borne on the flag under which we rally in every exigency, that...
Let us not forget that the cultivation of the earth is the most important labor...
I was born an American; I will live an American; I shall die an American.
I apprehend no danger to our country from a foreign foe... Our destruction, should it...
Whatever government is not a government of laws, is a despotism, let it be called...
Knowledge is the only fountain both of the love and the principles of human liberty
How little do they see what really is, who frame their hasty judgment upon that...
The law: It has honored us; may we honor it
Justice, sir, is the great interest of man on earth. It is the ligament which...
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
God grants liberty only to those who love it, and are always ready to guard...
The right of an inventor to his invention is no monopoly - in any other...
Liberty exists in proportion to wholesome restraint.
We have been taught to regard a representative of the people as a sentinel on...