A mass of men equals a mass of opinions.
Let us develop the resources of our land, call forth its powers, build up its institutions, promote all its great interests, and see whether we also, in our day and generation, may not perform something worthy to be remembered.
I see nothing in it new and valuable. What is valuable is not new, and what is new is not valuable.
Keep cool; anger is not an argument.
The past is at least secure.
The world is governed more by appearances than by realities, so that it is fully as necessary to seem to know something as to know it.
There is always room at the top.
Labor in this country is independent and proud. It has not to ask the patronage of capital, but capital solicits the aid of labor.
One country, one constitution, one destiny.
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
Wisdom begins at the end.
There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.