Nobody expects to trust his body overmuch after the age of fifty.
Quote by Alexander Hamilton
Constitutions should consist only of general provisions; the reason is that they must necessarily be...
It's not tyranny we desire; it's a just, limited, federal government.
Why has government been instituted at all? Because the passions of man will not conform...
I never expect to see a perfect work from an imperfect man.
In framing a government which is to be administered by men over men the great...
It has been frequently remarked that it seems to have been reserved to the people...
Power over a man's subsistence is power over his will.
There is a certain enthusiasm in liberty, that makes human nature rise above itself, in...
A promise must never be broken.
In the general course of human nature, A power over a man's subsistence amounts to...
Real firmness is good for anything; strut is good for nothing.
I think the first duty of society is justice.
Learn to think continentally.
Man is a reasoning rather than a reasonable animal.
The people are turbulent and changing; they seldom judge or determine right. Give therefore to...
A promise must never be broken
You should not have taken advantage of my sensibility to steal into my affections without...
The sacred rights of mankind are not to be rummaged for among old parchments or...
Those who stand for nothing fall for anything.
In the usual progress of things, the necessities of a nation in every stage of...