The people are the best guardians of their own rights and it is the duty of their executive to abstain from interfering in or thwarting the sacred exercise of the lawmaking functions of their government.
The prudent capitalist will never adventure his capital . . . if there exists a state of uncertainty as to… (read more)
The only legitimate right to govern is an express grant of power from the governed.
I believe that all the measures of the Government are directed to the purpose of making the rich richer and… (read more)
There is nothing more corrupting, nothing more destructive of the noblest and finest feelings of our nature, than the exercise… (read more)
I contend that the strongest of all governments is that which is most free.