I have never had a vote, and I have raised hell all over this country. You don’t need a vote to raise hell! You need convictions and a voice!
Injustice boils in men’s hearts as does steel in its cauldron, ready to pour forth, white hot, in the fullness of time.
That is, the wife must care for what the husband cares for if he is to remain resolute.
I believe that no man who holds a leader’s position should ever accept favors from either side. He is then committed to show favors. A leader must stand alone.
I preferred sewing to bossing little children.
I’m not a humanitarian, I’m a hell-raiser.
My teachers treated me as a diamond in the rough, someone who needed smoothing.
I learned in the early part of my career that labor must bear the cross for others’ sins, must be the vicarious sufferer for the wrongs that others do.
I am not afraid of the pen, or the scaffold, or the sword. I will tell the truth wherever I please.
The miners lost because they had only the constitution. The other side had bayonets. In the end, bayonets always win.