William Jennings Bryan Quotes

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No one can earn a million dollars honestly.
— William Jennings Bryan

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Eloquent speech is not from lip to ear, but rather from heart to heart.

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The humblest citizen of all the land, when clad in the armor of a righteous cause, is stronger than all the hosts of error.

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A convention is a splendid place to study human nature. Man in a crowd is quite a different creature than man acting alone.
— William Jennings Bryan
Burn down your cities and leave our farms, and your cities will spring up again as if by magic; but destroy our farms and the grass will grow in the streets of every city in the country.
— William Jennings Bryan

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We have petitioned, and. our petitions have been scorned. We have entreated, and our entreaties have been. disregarded. We have begged, and they have mocked us. We beg no longer; we entreat no more; we petition no more. We defy them!
— William Jennings Bryan

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We have petitioned, and our petitions have been scorned; we have entreated, and our entreaties have been disregarded; we have begged, and they have mocked when our calamity came. We beg no longer; we entreat no more; we petition no more. We defy them.
— William Jennings Bryan

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