Quotes by Robert Green Ingersoll

Robert Green Ingersoll

Robert Green Ingersoll

American lawyer, a Civil War veteran and politician

Alive from: 1833-1899

Category: Politics

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    In the republic of mediocrity, genius is dangerous.
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    It is a blessed thing that in every age some one has had the individuality enough and courage enough to stand by his own convictions.
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    Justice should remove the bandage from her eyes long enough to distinguish between the vicious and the unfortunate.
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    Let us put theology out of religion. Theology has always sent the worst to heaven, the best to hell.
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    Reason, observation, and experience; the holy trinity of science.
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    Surely there is grandeur in knowing that in the realm of thought, at least, you are without a chain; that you have the right to explore all heights and depth; that there are no walls nor fences, nor prohibited places, nor sacred corners in all the vast expanse of thought...
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    The Church has always been willing to swap off treasures in heaven for cash down.
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    The destroyer of weeds, thistles, and thorns is a benefactor whether he soweth grain or not.
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    The greatest test of courage on earth is to bear defeat without losing heart.
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    The more liberty you give away the more you will have.
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    The superior man is the providence of the inferior. He is eyes for the blind, strength for the weak, and a shield for the defenseless.
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    The true civilization is where every man gives to every other every right that he claims for himself.
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    What light is to the eyes - what air is to the lungs - what love is to the heart, liberty is to the soul of man.
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    When the will defies fear, when duty throws the gauntlet down to fate, when honor scorns to compromise with death - that is heroism.
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