Through perseverance many people win success out of what seemed destined to be certain failure.
Upon the education of the people of this country the fate of this country depends.
The health of the people is really the foundation upon which all their happiness and all their powers as a state depend.
Moderation has been called a virtue to limit the ambition of great men, and to console undistinguished people for their want of fortune and their lack of merit.
I repeat... that all power is a trust; that we are accountable for its exercise; that from the people and for the people all springs, and all must exist.
Great countries are those that produce great people.
Power has only one duty - to secure the social welfare of the People.
Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.
The people of England are the most enthusiastic in the world.
To supervise people, you must either surpass them in their accomplishments or despise them.
The press is not only free, it is powerful. That power is ours. It is the proudest that man can enjoy. It was not granted by monarchs, it was not gained for us by aristocracies ; but it sprang from the people, and, with an immortal instinct, it has always worked for the people.
Sir, very few people reach posterity. Who amongst us may arrive at that destination I presume not to vaticinate. Posterity is a most limited assembly. Those gentlemen who reach posterity are not much more numerous than the planets.