"Difference of religion breeds more quarrels than difference of politics."
"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."Wendell Phillips on John F. Kennedy
"Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress but I repeat myself."Wendell Phillips on Mark Twain
"One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors."Wendell Phillips on Plato
"If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years there'd be a shortage of sand."Wendell Phillips 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."Wendell Phillips on Joseph Stalin
"Today it is not big business that we have to fear. It is big government."
"Physical bravery is an animal instinct moral bravery is much higher and truer courage."
"What is defeat? Nothing but education. Nothing but the first step to something better."
"The best education in the world is that got by struggling to get a living."