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
Physical bravery is an animal instinct; moral bravery is much higher and truer courage.
What the Puritans gave the world was not thought, but action
Exigencies create the necessary ability to meet and conquer them.
The best education in the world is that got by struggling to get a living.
Write on my gravestone: Infidel, Traitor., infidel to every church that compromises with wrong; traitor...
Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty; power is ever stealing from the many to...
If you want to be an orator, first get your great cause.
Power is every stealing from the many to the few.
To be as good as our fathers we must be better, imitation is not discipleship.
Seldom ever was any knowledge given to keep, but to impart; the grace of this...
To hear some men talk of the government, you would suppose that Congress was the...
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
Political convulsions, like geological upheavings usher in new epochs of the world's progress
Let me make the newspapers, and I care not what is preached in the pulpit...
Politics is but the common pulse-beat, of which revolution is the fever-spasm.
Those who insist on the dignity of their office show they have not deserved it.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you...