Overthrowing: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 190 pages
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Familiar Quotations OverthrowingIf newspapers are useful in overthrowing tyrants, it is only to establish a tyranny of their own.ndash;James CooperI don't feel any pressure. I just try to stay calm, follow my game plan and try not to overthrown.ndash;Dwight GoodenI am struggling to maintain the government, not to overthrow it. I am struggling especially to prevent others from overthrowing it.ndash;Abraham LincolnThis country, with its institutions, belongs to the people who inhabit it. Whenever they shall grow weary of the existing Government, they can exercise their constitutional right of amending it, or their revolutionary right to dismember or overthrow it.ndash;Abraham LincolnDo you imagine that a state can submit and not be overthrown, in which the decisions of law have no power, but are set aside and trampled upon by individuals?ndash;SocratesAll the reputedly powerful reactionaries are merely paper tigers. The reason is that they are divorced from the people. Look! Was not Hitler a paper tiger? Was Hitler not overthrown? U.S. imperialism has not yet been overthrown and it has the atomic bomb.ndash;Mao ZedongOverthrowing ndash; DefeatDefeat has its lessons as well as victory.ndash;Patrick BuchananTo expect defeat is nine-tenths of defeat itself.ndash;Francis CrawfordDefeat never comes to any man until he admits it.ndash;Josephus DanielsDefeat may serve as well as victory to shake the soul and let the glory out.ndash;Edwin Markham

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