Author: Patrick Henry - American - Revolutionary

Are we at last brought to such humiliating and debasing degradation, that we cannot be trusted with arms for our defense?-Patrick Henry
[ Arms Brought Cannot Defense Degradation Humiliating Last Our Such Trusted] [Patrick Henry]

Fear is the passion of slaves.-Patrick Henry
[ Fear Passion Slaves] [Patrick Henry]

For my part, whatever anguish of spirit it may cost, I am willing to know the whole truth; to know the worst and provide for it.-Patrick Henry
[ Am Anguish Cost Know May Part Provide Spirit Truth Whatever Whole Willing Worst] [Patrick Henry]

Give me liberty or give me death.-Patrick Henry
[ Death Give Liberty] [Patrick Henry]

Guard with jealous attention the public liberty. Suspect everyone who approaches that jewel. Unfortunately, nothing will preserve it but downright force. Whenever you give up that force, you are inevitably ruined.-Patrick Henry
[ Approaches Attention Downright Everyone Force Give Guard Inevitably Jealous Jewel Liberty Nothing Preserve Public Ruined Suspect Unfortunately Up Whenever Will] [Patrick Henry]

I have but one lamp by which my feet are guided, and that is the lamp of experience.-Patrick Henry
[ Experience Feet Guided Lamp Which] [Patrick Henry]

I have now disposed of all my property to my family. There is one thing more I wish I could give them, and that is the Christian religion.-Patrick Henry
[ Christian Could Disposed Family Give More Now Property Religion Them Thing Wish] [Patrick Henry]

I know no way of judging the future but by the past.-Patrick Henry
[ Future Judging Know Past Way] [Patrick Henry]

I know not what others may choose but, as for me, give me liberty or give me death.-Patrick Henry
[ Choose Death Give Know Liberty May Others] [Patrick Henry]

I know of no way of judging the future but by the past.-Patrick Henry
[ Future Judging Know Past Way] [Patrick Henry]

I like dreams of the future better than the history of the past.-Patrick Henry
[ Better Dreams Future History Past Than] [Patrick Henry]

If this be treason, make the most of it!-Patrick Henry
[ Make Most Treason] [Patrick Henry]

Is life so dear or peace so sweet as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what course others may take, but as for me, give me liberty, or give me death!-Patrick Henry
[ Almighty Chains Course Dear Death Forbid Give God Know Liberty Life May Others Peace Price Purchased Slavery Sweet Take] [Patrick Henry]

Perfect freedom is as necessary to the health and vigor of commerce as it is to the health and vigor of citizenship.-Patrick Henry
[ Citizenship Commerce Freedom Health Necessary Perfect Vigor] [Patrick Henry]

The Bible is worth all the other books which have ever been printed.-Patrick Henry
[ Been Bible Books Ever Other Printed Which Worth] [Patrick Henry]

The great object is that every man be armed.-Patrick Henry
[ Armed Every Great Man Object] [Patrick Henry]

The liberties of a people never were, nor ever will be, secure, when the transactions of their rulers may be concealed from them.-Patrick Henry
[ Concealed Ever Liberties May Never Nor Rulers Secure Their Them Transactions Were Will] [Patrick Henry]

This is all the inheritance I give to my dear family. The religion of Christ will give them one which will make them rich indeed.-Patrick Henry
[ Christ Dear Family Give Indeed Inheritance Make Religion Rich Them Which Will] [Patrick Henry]

We are not weak if we make a proper use of those means which the God of Nature has placed in our power... the battle, sir, is not to the strong alone it is to the vigilant, the active, the brave.-Patrick Henry
[ Active Alone Battle Brave God Make Means Nature Our Placed Power Proper Sir Strong Those Use Vigilant Weak Which] [Patrick Henry]

When the American spirit was in its youth, the language of America was different: Liberty, sir, was the primary object.-Patrick Henry
[ America American Different Language Liberty Object Primary Sir Spirit Youth] [Patrick Henry]