"Whether in chains or in laurels, liberty knows nothing but victories."
"Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall."Wendell Phillips 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."Wendell Phillips on Abraham Lincoln
"A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history."Wendell Phillips 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."Wendell Phillips on Franklin D. Roosevelt
"I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past."Wendell Phillips on Thomas Jefferson
"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."