Oliver Cromwell - Quotes

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He who stops being better stops being good.

He who stops being better stops being good.

Not only strike while the iron is hot, but make it hot by striking. ---->>>

Subtlety may deceive you; integrity never will.

Subtlety may deceive you; integrity never will.

A few honest men are better than numbers.

A few honest men are better than numbers.

No one rises so high as he who knows not whither he is going. ---->>>

Keep your faith in God, but keep your powder dry.

Keep your faith in God, but keep your powder dry.

I beseech you, in the bowels of Christ, think it possible you may be mistaken. ---->>>

Nature can do more than physicians.

Nature can do more than physicians.

Do not trust the cheering, for those persons would shout as much if you or I were going to be hanged.

Do not trust the cheering, for those persons would shout as much if you or I were going to be hanged.

Necessity has no law. ---->>>

Put your trust in God; but be sure to keep your powder dry. ---->>>

The State, in choosing men to serve it, takes no notice of their opinions. If they be willing faithfully to serve it, that satisfies. ---->>>

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 Gentle-man and is nothing else. ---->>>

I would have been glad to have lived under my wood side, and to have kept a flock of sheep, rather than to have undertaken this government. ---->>>

We are Englishmen; that is one good fact. ---->>>

God made them as stubble to our swords. ---->>>

Who can love to walk in the dark? But providence doth often so dispose. ---->>>

What is all our histories, but God showing himself, shaking and trampling on everything that he has not planted. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: English
Born: April 25, 1599
Birthplace:
Die: September 3, 1658
Occupation: Soldier
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Oliver Cromwell (25 April 1599 – 3 September 1658) was an English military and political leader and later Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England, Scotland, and Ireland. Cromwell was born into the middle gentry, albeit to a family descended from the sister of King Henry VIII's minister Thomas Cromwell (wikipedia)