Assassination has never changed the history of the world.
Read no history: nothing but biography, for that is life without theory.
Sir, I shall not defeat you - I shall transcend you.
The view of Jerusalem is the history of the world; it is more, it is the history of earth and of heaven.
He is so vain that he wants to figure in history as the settler of all the great questions; but a Parliamentary constitution is not favorable to such ambitions; things must be done by parties, not by persons using parties as tools.