Quotes by: Daniel Webster
God grants liberty only to those who love it, and are always ready to guard and defend it.
Falsehoods not only disagree with truths, but usually quarrel among themselves.
Whatever government is not a government of laws, is a despotism, let it be called what it may.
The world is governed more by appearance than realities so that it is fully as necessary to seem to know something as to know it.
A strong conviction that something must be done is the parent of many bad measures.
Let us not forget that the cultivation of the earth is the most important labor of man. When tillage begins, other arts will follow. The farmers, therefore, are the founders of civilization.
The materials of wealth are in the earth, in the seas, and in their natural and unaided productions.