Tis better to be silent and be thought a fool than to speak and remove all doubt.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
The people know their rights, and they are never slow to assert and maintain them when they are invaded.
A chair that reclines is mighty fine.
Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally.
No man who is resolved to make the most of himself can spare time for personal contention.