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Of all the properties which belong to honorable men, not one is so highly prized as that of character. Henry Clay#Character 73
Henry Clay#Character 73
Government is a trust, and the officers of the government are trustees; and both the trust and the trustees are created for the benefit of the people. Henry Clay#Government 67
Henry Clay#Government 67
Courtesies of a small and trivial character are the ones which strike deepest in the grateful and appreciating heart. Henry Clay#Manners 66
Henry Clay#Manners 66
Yes, sir, from Constantinople, or from the Brazils; from Turk or christian; from black or white; from the dey of Algiers or the bey of Tunis; from the devil himself, if he wore a crown, we should receive a minister. Henry Clay 65
Henry Clay 65
Statistics are no substitute for judgment. Henry Clay#Judgment 62
Henry Clay#Judgment 62
The Constitution of the United States was made not merely for the generation that then existed, but for posterity- unlimited, undefined, endless, perpetual posterity. Henry Clay#Constitution 53
Henry Clay#Constitution 53
An oppressed people are authorized whenever they can to rise and break their fetters. Henry Clay#Authorized 52
Henry Clay#Authorized 52
If you wish to avoid foreign collision, you had better abandon the ocean. Henry Clay#Abandon 48
Henry Clay#Abandon 48
I would rather be right than President. Henry Clay#President 47
Henry Clay#President 47
Of all human powers operating on the affairs of mankind, none is greater than that of competition. Henry Clay#Competition 38
Henry Clay#Competition 38
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