There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession
Quote by Daniel Webster
Liberty exists in proportion to wholesome restraint.
No man not inspired can make a good speech without preparation
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
When tillage begins, other arts follow. The farmers, therefore, are the founders of human civilization.
Falsehoods not only disagree with truths, but usually quarrel among themselves.
Liberty and Union, now and forever, one and inseparable.
May the sun in his course visit no land more free, more happy, more lovely,...
Whatever government is not a government of laws, is a despotism, let it be called...
It is my living sentiment, and by the blessing of God it shall be my...
The right of an inventor to his invention is no monopoly - in any other...
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
Knowledge is the only fountain both of the love and the principles of human liberty
Inconsistencies of opinion, arising from changes of circumstances, are often justifiable.
A strong conviction that something must be done is the parent of many bad measures
Wisdom begins at the end.
The people's government, made for the people, made by the people, and answerable to the...
As governor of Texas, I have set high standards for our public schools, and I...
The happiness of every country depends upon the character of its people, rather than the...
New taxes should be a last resort, not an option