Facts about Thomas Francis Meagher

Ireland Flag

Summary

Thomas Francis Meagher was a famous Soldier from Ireland, who lived between August 3, 1823 and July 1, 1867. He/she became 43 years old.

Zodiac etc.

He/she is born under the zodiac leo, who is known for Ruling, Warmth, Generosity, Faithful, Initiative. Our collection contains 9 quotes who is written / told by Thomas.

Here is some other popular authors who lived in the same timeframe: Charles Eastman, Elbert Hubbard, Alice Meynell, James Lane Allen, Frank Lloyd Wright, Thomas Huxley, William James, George Santayana, Friedrich Nietzsche, Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson, George Crook, Orison Swett Marden, John D. Rockefeller, Edmondo De Amicis, Carmen Sylva, Charles Marion Russell, Herbert Trench, Lord Edward Cecil, Robert Williams Buchanan, Joseph McKenna

Famous quotes by Thomas Francis Meagher (9)


Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"The treason of which I stand convicted loses all its guilt, has been sanctified as a duty, and will be ennobled as a sacrifice"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"I now bid farewell to the country of my birth - of my passions - of my death; a country whose misfortunes have invoked my sympathies - whose factions I sought to quell - whose intelligence I prompted to a lofty aim - whose freedom has been my fatal dream"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"A jury of my countrymen, it is true, have found me guilty of the crime of which I stood indicted. For this I entertain not the slightest feeling of resentment towards them"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"Great interests demand great safeguards"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"The prosperity of a nation requires the protection of a senate. Hereafter a national senate may require the protection of a national army"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"Judged by the law of England, I know this crime entails upon me the penalty of death; but the history of Ireland explains that crime and justifies it"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"A good government may, indeed, redress the grievances of an injured people; but a strong people can alone build up a great nation"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"The dependence of one people upon another, even for the benefits of legislation, is the deepest source of national weakness"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"I have done what I felt to be my duty"


Comments