Write on my gravestone: Infidel, Traitor., infidel to every church that compromises with wrong; traitor to every government that oppresses the people.
Quote by Wendell Phillips
Christianity is a battle not a dream.
Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty; power is ever stealing from the many to...
Debt is the fatal disease of republics, the first thing and the mightiest to undermine...
Politics is but the common pulse-beat, of which revolution is the fever-spasm.
If there is anything in the universe that can't stand discussion, let it crack.
The keener the want the lustier the growth.
Agitation is the atmosphere of the brains.
Insurrection of thought always precedes insurrection of arms.
How prudently we proud men compete for nameless graves, while now and then some starveling...
What the Puritans gave the world was not thought, but action.
To be as good as our fathers we must be better, imitation is not discipleship.
You can always get the truth from an American statesman after he has turned seventy,...
Truth is one forever absolute, but opinion is truth filtered through the moods, the blood,...
Aristocracy is always cruel.
One on God's side is a majority.
Exigencies create the necessary ability to meet and conquer them.
Difference of religion breeds more quarrels than difference of politics.
If there is anything in the universe that can't stand discussion, let it crack
Too many funerals, not enough graduations. Too many babyshowers, not enough weddings.
Worldly faces never look so worldly as at a funeral
To hear some men talk of the government, you would suppose that Congress was the...
The old idea of a composer suddenly having a terrific idea and sitting up all...