"If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude better than the animating contest of freedom, go home from us in peace. We ask not your counsels or your arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains set lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that you were our countrymen."

Monday, 12 October 2009

Hannan At The Campaign For Liberty

A brilliant speech from Daniel Hannan.  When blogging about it one attendee said: "The combination of wit, vision and eloquence was a perfect finale. I highly suggest you listen to, at the very least, the Daniel Hannan speech."   Here it is:

With thanks to Harry Hook at The Final Redoubt


  1. He doesn't phrase, or dramatise like a Churchill or Kennedy... but my goodness... he has the power and reasoning.

  2. The words make their own case don't they? He doesn't need soaring rhetoric to get the message across.


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