Without publicity there can be no public support, and without public support every nation must decay.
King Louis Philippe once said to me that he attributed the great success of the British nation in political life to their talking politics after dinner.
We live in an age when to be young and to be indifferent can be no longer synonymous. We must prepare for the coming hour. The claims of the Future are represented by suffering millions; and the Youth of a Nation are the trustees of Posterity.
Without publicity there can be no public spirit, and without public spirit every nation must decay.
You can tell the strength of a nation by the women behind its men.
Two nations between whom there is no intercourse and no sympathy; who are as ignorant of each other's habits, thoughts, and feelings, as if they were dwellers in different zones, or inhabitants of different planets. The rich and the poor.
Individualities may form communities, but it is institutions alone that can create a nation.