Daniel Webster

American lawyer and statesman

Lived from: 1782-1852

Category: Politics

Quotes: Daniel Webster

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    A mass of men equals a mass of opinions.
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    I see nothing in it new and valuable. What is valuable is not new, and what is new is not valuable.
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    Keep cool; anger is not an argument.
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    Knowledge is the only fountain both of love and the principles of human liberty.
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    Labor in this country is independent and proud. It has not to ask the patronage of capital, but capital solicits the aid of labor.
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    Let us develop the resources of our land, call forth its powers, build up its institutions, promote all its great interests, and see whether we also, in our day and generation, may not perform something worthy to be remembered.
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    Liberty consists in wholesome restraint.
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    Liberty exists in proportion to wholesome restraint.
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    Mind is the great lever of all things.
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    One country, one constitution, one destiny.
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    Philosophic argument, especially that drawn from the vastness of the universe, in comparison with the apparent insignificance of this globe, has sometimes shaken my reason for the faith that is in me; but my heart has always assured and reassured me that
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    Philosophical argument has sometimes shaken my reason for the faith that was in me; but my heart has always assured me that the Gospel of Jesus Christ must be reality.
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    Repression is the seed of revolution.
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    The most important thought that ever occupied my mind is that of my individual responsibility to God.
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    The past is at least secure.
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