Wendell Phillips

1811 - 1884

A Quote by Wendell Phillips

Revolutions never go backward.

Wendell Phillips (1811 - 1884)

Source: Speech, Feb. 12, 1861.

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A Quote by Wendell Phillips

Every man meets his Waterloo at last.

Wendell Phillips (1811 - 1884)

Source: Speech, Nov. 1, 1859.

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A Quote by Wendell Phillips on beauty, inventions, and literature

Take the whole range of imaginative literature, and we are all wholesale borrowers. In every matter that relates to invention, to use, or beauty or form, we are borrowers.

Wendell Phillips (1811 - 1884)

Source: Lecture: The Lost Arts.

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A Quote by Wendell Phillips on aristocracy and cruelty

Aristocracy is always cruel.

Wendell Phillips (1811 - 1884)

Source: Lecture: Toussaint l’Ouverture (1861).

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A Quote by Wendell Phillips on christianity and dreams

Christianity is a battle, not a dream.

Wendell Phillips (1811 - 1884)

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A Quote by Wendell Phillips on action, thought, and world

What the Puritans gave the world was not thought, but action.

Wendell Phillips (1811 - 1884)

Source: Speech. Dec. 21, 1855.

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