Real firmness is good for anything; strut is good for nothing.
Quote by Alexander Hamilton
In the general course of human nature, A power over a man's subsistence amounts to...
I never expect to see a perfect work from an imperfect man.
It has been frequently remarked that it seems to have been reserved to the people...
The sacred rights of mankind are not to be rummaged for among old parchments or...
When the sword is once drawn, the passions of men observe no bounds of moderation.
In the main it will be found that a power over a man's support (salary)...
The people are turbulent and changing; they seldom judge or determine right. Give therefore to...
Constitutions should consist only of general provisions; the reason is that they must necessarily be...
Learn to think continentally.
I think the first duty of society is justice
I think the first duty of society is justice.
Those who stand for nothing fall for anything.
Men often oppose a thing merely because they have had no agency in planning it,...
If circumstances should at any time oblige the government to form an army of any...
Nobody expects to trust his body overmuch after the age of fifty.
A promise must never be broken.
Power over a man's subsistence is power over his will.
It is the advertiser who provides the paper for the subscriber. It is not to...
A well adjusted person is one who makes the same mistake twice without getting nervous.
In politics, as in religion, it is equally absurd to aim at making proselytes by...