You can always get the truth from an American statesman after he has turned seventy, or given up all hope of the Presidency
Quote by Wendell Phillips
America And Americans Quotes
Law is nothing unless close behind it stands a warm, living public opinion.
We live under a government of men and morning newspapers.
Every step of progress the world has made has been from scaffold to scaffold, and...
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.
Politics is but the common pulse-beat, of which revolution is the fever-spasm.
The keener the want the lustier the growth.
What is defeat? Nothing but education, nothing but the first step to something better
What is defeat? Nothing but education. Nothing but the first step to something better.
To be as good as our fathers we must be better, imitation is not discipleship.
Boredom, after all, is a form of criticism.
Write on my gravestone: Infidel, Traitor., infidel to every church that compromises with wrong; traitor...
Boredom, after all, is a form of criticism
Insurrection of thought always precedes insurrection of arms.
Exigencies create the necessary ability to meet and conquer them.
Truth is one forever absolute, but opinion is truth filtered through the moods, the blood,...
How prudently we proud men compete for nameless graves, while now and then some starveling...
Physical bravery is an animal instinct; moral bravery is much higher and truer courage.
The best education in the world is that got by struggling to get a living.
One on God's side is a majority.