Alexander Hamilton Quotes
''A national debt, if it is not excessive, will be to us a national blessing.''Alexander Hamilton (1757-1804), U.S. statesman. Letter, April 30, 1781 (1789-1795). Later, as secretary of the treasury, Hamilton sponsored legislation to pay off the debt of the Continental Congress, and to charter the short-lived Bank of the United States.
''In politics, as in religion, it is equally absurd to aim at making proselytes by fire and sword. Heresies in either can rarely be cured by persecution.''Alexander Hamilton (1757-1804), U.S. statesman. The Federalist, no. 1 (1787-1788).
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