"In argument, truth always prevails finally in politics, falsehood always."
"Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future."Walter Savage Landor on John F. Kennedy
"Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress but I repeat myself."Walter Savage Landor on Mark Twain
"One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors."Walter Savage Landor on Plato
"If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years there'd be a shortage of sand."Walter Savage Landor on Milton Friedman
"It is enough that the people know there was an election. The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything."Walter Savage Landor on Joseph Stalin
"Study is the bane of childhood, the oil of youth, the indulgence of adulthood, and a restorative in old age."
"The flame of anger, bright and brief, sharpens the barb of love."
"Music is God's gift to man, the only art of Heaven given to earth, the only art of earth we take to Heaven."
"Everything that looks to the future elevates human nature."
"We are no longer happy so soon as we wish to be happier."