Why has government been instituted at all? Because the passions of man will not conform to the dictates of reason and justice without constraint.
Quote by Alexander Hamilton
The voice of the people has been said to be the voice of God; and,...
There is a certain enthusiasm in liberty, that makes human nature rise above itself, in...
A promise must never be broken
In politics, as in religion, it is equally absurd to aim at making proselytes by...
A well adjusted person is one who makes the same mistake twice without getting nervous.
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...
When the sword is once drawn, the passions of men observe no bounds of moderation.
A national debt, if it is not excessive, will be to us a national blessing.
Here, sir, the people govern; here they act by their immediate representatives.
I think the first duty of society is justice.
Learn to think continentally.
In the general course of human nature, A power over a man's subsistence amounts to...
I think the first duty of society is justice
" Ah, this is the constitution," he said. "Now, mark my words. So long as...
Men often oppose a thing merely because they have had no agency in planning it,...
Real firmness is good for anything; strut is good for nothing.
The basis of our government (is) is opinion of the people.
The best way to destroy the capitalist system is to debauch the currency. By a...
Public confidence in the integrity of the Government is indispensable to faith in democracy; and...