It has been frequently remarked that it seems to have been reserved to the people of this country, by their conduct and example, to decide the important question, whether societies of men are really capable or not of establishing good…
Quote by Alexander Hamilton
Man is a reasoning rather than a reasonable animal.
" Ah, this is the constitution," he said. "Now, mark my words. So long as...
When the sword is once drawn, the passions of men observe no bounds of moderation.
Men often oppose a thing merely because they have had no agency in planning it,...
He who stands for nothing will fall for anything.
Those who stand for nothing fall for anything.
It's not tyranny we desire; it's a just, limited, federal government.
There is a certain enthusiasm in liberty, that makes human nature rise above itself, in...
If circumstances should at any time oblige the government to form an army of any...
In framing a government which is to be administered by men over men the great...
In the usual progress of things, the necessities of a nation in every stage of...
Learn to think continentally.
Here, sir, the people govern; here they act by their immediate representatives
I think the first duty of society is justice
Nobody expects to trust his body overmuch after the age of fifty.
The voice of the people has been said to be the voice of God; and,...
A promise must never be broken
Real firmness is good for anything; strut is good for nothing.
Well building hat three conditions. Commodity, firmness, and delight.
People without firmness of character love to make up a fate for themselves; that relieves...