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Wendell Phillips Quotes

(1811-1884), American Reformer, Orator

Aristocracy is always cruel.

Category: Aristocracy

What gunpowder did for war the printing press has done for the mind.

Category: Books And Reading

If you want to be an orator, first get your great cause.

Category: Causes

Christianity is a battle not a dream.

Category: Christians And Christianity

The best education in the world is that got by struggling to get a living.

Category: Education

What is defeat? Nothing but education. Nothing but the first step to something better.

Category: Failure

One on God's side is a majority.

Category: God

The heart is the best reflective thinker.

Category: Heart

To be as good as our fathers we must be better, imitation is not discipleship

Category: Imitation

Law is nothing unless close behind it stands a warm, living public opinion.

Category: Opinions

Power is every stealing from the many to the few.

Category: Power

Many know how to flatter, few know how to praise.

Category: Praise

What the Puritans gave the world was not thought, but action.

Category: Puritans

Responsibility educates.

Category: Responsibility

Revolutions are not made, they come.

Category: Revolutions And Revolutionaries