"When great changes occur in history, when great principles are involved, as a rule the majority are wrong."
"Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall."Eugene V. Debs on Confucius
"The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew."Eugene V. Debs on Abraham Lincoln
"A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history."Eugene V. Debs on Mahatma Gandhi
"The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much it is whether we provide enough for those who have little."Eugene V. Debs on Franklin D. Roosevelt
"I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past."Eugene V. Debs on Thomas Jefferson
"I have no country to fight for my country is the earth, and I am a citizen of the world."
"Those who produce should have, but we know that those who produce the most - that is, those who work hardest, and at the most difficult and most menial tasks, have the least."