Thomas B. Macaulay Quotes (197 quotes)

Thomas B. Macaulay
The Works of Lord Macaulay Complete, Volume 5, edited by Lady Hannah More Macaulay Trevelyan, Longmans, 1871, p. 351, "Southey's Colloquies on Society"

If you know some quotes that would be a good fit here, send us a note!

Thomas B. Macaulay
Picture Source: Wikimedia Commons
Thomas B. MacaulayShare on Facebook

Born: October 25, 1800

Died: December 28, 1859 (aged 59)

Nationality: English

Occupation: Poet

Bio: Thomas Babington Macaulay, 1st Baron Macaulay was a British poet, historian and Whig politician. He wrote extensively as an essayist and reviewer, and on British history. He also held political office as Secretary at War between 1839 and 1841 and Paymaster-General between 1846 and 1848.

Quote of the day

There is no slavery but ignorance. Liberty is the child of intelligence. The history of man is simply the history of slavery, of injustice and brutality, together with the means by which he has, through the dead and desolate years, slowly and painfully advanced.

Popular Authors