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
Aristocracy is always cruel
Difference of religion breeds more quarrels than difference of politics.
Governments exist to protect the rights of minorities. The loved and the rich need no...
What the Puritans gave the world was not thought, but action
The keener the want the lustier the growth.
Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty; power is ever stealing from the many to...
What gunpowder did for war the printing press has done for the mind.
Law is nothing unless close behind it stands a warm, living public opinion.
Truth is one forever absolute, but opinion is truth filtered through the moods, the blood,...
Debt is the fatal disease of republics, the first thing and the mightiest to undermine...
You can always get the truth from an American statesman after he has turned seventy,...
To be as good as our fathers we must be better, imitation is not discipleship.
Every step of progress the world has made has been from scaffold to scaffold, and...
Difference of religion breeds more quarrels than difference of politics
If you want to be an orator, first get your great cause.
What is fanaticism today is the fashionable creed tomorrow, and trite as the multiplication table...
The heart is the best reflective thinker.
Agitation is the atmosphere of the brains.
If there is anything in the universe that can't stand discussion, let it crack.
What is defeat? Nothing but education. Nothing but the first step to something better.