Quotes by Lajos Kossuth

Lajos Kossuth de Udvard et Kossuthfalva was a Hungarian nobleman, lawyer, journalist, politician, statesman and Governor-President of the Kingdom of Hungary during the revolution of 1848–49. With the help of his talent in oratory in political debates and public speeches, Kossuth emerged from a poor gentry family into regent-president of Kingdom of Hungary. As the influential contemporary American journalist Horace Greeley said of Kossuth: "Among the orators, patriots, statesmen, exiles, he has, living or dead, no superior." .

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You must be a power on earth, and must therefore accept all the consequences of this position.

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The principle of evil in Europe is the enervating spirit of Russian absolutism.

Lajos Kossuth
 
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I must therefore implore your indulgence for a pretty long and plain development of my views concerning that cause which the citizens of New York, and you particularly, gentlemen, honour with generous interest.

Lajos Kossuth
 
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I am a straightforward man.

Lajos Kossuth
 
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Neutrality, as a lasting principle, is an evidence of weakness.

Lajos Kossuth
 
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