"Men of Virginia, countrymen of Washington, of Patrick Henry, of Jefferson, and of Madison, will ye be true to your constitutional faith?"
"Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies."Caleb Cushing on Mother Teresa
"Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase."Caleb Cushing on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step."Caleb Cushing on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"All who call on God in true faith, earnestly from the heart, will certainly be heard, and will receive what they have asked and desired."Caleb Cushing on Martin Luther
"Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts."Caleb Cushing on Mahatma Gandhi
"Here, again, as I conceive, gentlemen forget that this government is a republican one, resting exclusively in the intelligence and virtue of the People."
"Upon the Constitution, upon the pre-existing legal rights of the People, as understood in this country and in England, I have argued that this House is bound to revive the Petition under debate."