"I've got no respect for any young man who won't join the colors."
"An individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law."Nathan Bedford Forrest on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized."Nathan Bedford Forrest on Albert Einstein
"Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized."Nathan Bedford Forrest on Albert Einstein
"Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery."Nathan Bedford Forrest on Malcolm X
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem."Nathan Bedford Forrest on Abraham Lincoln
"I ended the war a horse ahead."