Daniel Webster Quotes

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Liberty exists in proportion to wholesome restraint; the more restraint on others to keep off from us, the more liberty we have.

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The Bible is a book of faith, and a book of doctrine, and a book of morals, and a book of religion, of especial revelation from God.

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What can we do with the western coast, a coast of 3,000 miles, rockbound cheerless, uninviting, and not a harbor on it? What use have we for such a country? I will never vote one cent from the public treasury to place the Pacific Ocean one inch neare.

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There may be, and there often is, indeed, a regard for ancestry which nourishes only a weak pride; as there is also a care for posterity, which only disguises an habitual avarice, or hides the workings of a low and groveling vanity. But there is also a moral and philosophical respect for our ancestors, which elevates the character and improves the heart.

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It is only shallow-minded pretenders who either make distinguished origin a matter of personal merit, or obscure origin a matter of personal reproach. Taunt and scoffing at the humble condition of early life affect nobody in America but those who are foolish enough to indulge in them, and they are generally sufficiently punished by the published rebuke. A man who is not ashamed of himself need not be ashamed of his early condition.

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The right of an inventor to his invention is no monopoly - in any other sense than a man's house is a monopoly.

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[I]f we and our posterity reject religious instruction and authority, violate the rules of eternal justice, trifle with the injunctions of morality, and recklessly destroy the political constitution which holds us together, no man can tell how sudden a catastrophe may overwhelm us, that shall bury all our glory in profound obscurity.

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Labor is the great producer of wealth it moves all other causes.

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Let us not forget that the cultivation of the earth is the most important labor of man. When tillage begins, other arts will follow. The farmers, therefore, are the founders of civilization.

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A fair return for their labor so as to have good homes, good clothing, good food

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Liberty and Union, now and forever, one and inseparable!

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Nothing of character is really permanent but virtue and personal worth.

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It is my living sentiment, and by the blessing of God it shall be my dying sentiment, independence now and independence forever.

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Mind is the great lever of all things; human thought is the process by which human ends are ultimately answered.

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Justice, sir, is the great interest of man on earth. It is the ligament which holds civilized beings and civilized nations together.

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What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality

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No man not inspired can make a good speech without preparation.

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No man not inspired can make a good speech without preparation

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Mind is the great lever of all things; human thought is the process by which human ends are ultimately answered

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I apprehend no danger to our country from a foreign foe... Our destruction, should it come at all, will be from another quarter. From the inattention of the people to the concerns of their government, from their carelessness and negligence, I must confess that I do apprehend some danger.

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It is, sir, as I have said, a small college -- and yet there are those who love it.

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