In the main it will be found that a power over a man's support (salary) is a power over his will.
Quote by Alexander Hamilton
Alexander Hamilton Quotes
I think the first duty of society is justice
He who stands for nothing will fall for anything.
Here, sir, the people govern; here they act by their immediate representatives.
A promise must never be broken
Constitutions should consist only of general provisions; the reason is that they must necessarily be...
If circumstances should at any time oblige the government to form an army of any...
It has been frequently remarked that it seems to have been reserved to the people...
When the sword is once drawn, the passions of men observe no bounds of moderation.
Nobody expects to trust his body overmuch after the age of fifty.
Power over a man's subsistence is power over his will.
Man is a reasoning rather than a reasonable animal.
Those who stand for nothing fall for anything.
The sacred rights of mankind are not to be rummaged for among old parchments or...
In framing a government which is to be administered by men over men the great...
It is the advertiser who provides the paper for the subscriber. It is not to...
There is a certain enthusiasm in liberty, that makes human nature rise above itself, in...
" Ah, this is the constitution," he said. "Now, mark my words. So long as...