Nobody expects to trust his body overmuch after the age of fifty.
Quote by Alexander Hamilton
Why has government been instituted at all? Because the passions of man will not conform...
Here, sir, the people govern; here they act by their immediate representatives.
A promise must never be broken.
When the sword is once drawn, the passions of men observe no bounds of moderation.
The voice of the people has been said to be the voice of God; and,...
It has been frequently remarked that it seems to have been reserved to the people...
" Ah, this is the constitution," he said. "Now, mark my words. So long as...
Here, sir, the people govern; here they act by their immediate representatives
In the main it will be found that a power over a man's support (salary)...
Man is a reasoning rather than a reasonable animal.
I think the first duty of society is justice.
In the usual progress of things, the necessities of a nation in every stage of...
In framing a government which is to be administered by men over men the great...
There is a certain enthusiasm in liberty, that makes human nature rise above itself, in...
In the general course of human nature, A power over a man's subsistence amounts to...
If circumstances should at any time oblige the government to form an army of any...
A well adjusted person is one who makes the same mistake twice without getting nervous.
Real firmness is good for anything; strut is good for nothing
The greatest firmness is the greatest mercy.
Well building hat three conditions. Commodity, firmness, and delight.