Cromwell Quote #2

February 28th, 2006 at 10:47am (Cromwell, Quotes)

“In every government there must be somewhat fundamental, somewhat like a magna charta, that should be standing and unalterable…that parliaments should not make themselves perpetual is a fundamental.”
(Speech to Parliament, Sept. 1654)


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Cromwell Quote #1

February 24th, 2006 at 3:23pm (Cromwell, Quotes)

Marston Moor

“I had rather have a plain russet-coated captain that knows what he fights for, and loves what he knows, than that which you call a gentleman and is nothing else.”
(Letter to Sir William Spring, 1643)

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