William Gladstone Quotes

Most popular William Gladstone Quotes

Justice delayed is justice denied.
— William Gladstone
What is morally wrong cannot be politically right.
— William Gladstone

morals

You cannot fight against the future.  Time is on our side.
— William Gladstone

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National injustice is the surest road to national downfall.
— William Gladstone
Good laws make it easier to do right and harder to do wrong.
— William Gladstone
The three highest titles that can be given a man are those of a martyr, hero or a saint.
— William Gladstone
Duty is a power which rises with us in the morning, and goes to rest with us in the evening.
— William Gladstone
Swimming for his life, a man does not see much of the country through which the river winds.

adversity

Liberalism is trust of the people tempered by prudence. Conservatism is distrust of the people tempered by fear.
— William Gladstone

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The domestic use of tea is a powerful champion able to encounter alcoholic drink in a fair field and throw it in a fair fight.

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We look forward to the time when the Power of Love will replace the Love of Power. Then will our world know the blessings of peace.
— William Gladstone

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Men are apt to mistake the strength of their feeling for the strength of their argument.  The heated mind resents the chill touch and relentless scrutiny of logic.
— William Gladstone

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