Quotes

11 November 2014
Suspicion is the companion of mean souls, and the bane of all good society.
11 November 2014
In the progress of politics, as in the common occurrences of life, we are not only apt to forget the ground we have travelled over, but frequently neglect to gather up experiences as we go.
11 November 2014
Society in every state is a blessing, but Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
11 November 2014
When we are planning for posterity, we ought to remember that virtue is not hereditary.
11 November 2014
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
11 November 2014
He that rebels against reason is a real rebel, but he that in defence of reason rebels against tyranny has a better title to "Defender of the Faith," than George the Third.
11 November 2014
The summer soldier and the sunshine patriot will, in this crisis, shrink from the service of his country; but he that stands it NOW deserves the love and thanks of man and woman.
11 November 2014
The final event to himself has been, that as he rose like a rocket, he fell like the stick.
11 November 2014
I believe in the equality of man; and I believe that religious duties consist in doing justice, loving mercy, and endeavoring to make our fellow-creatures happy.
11 November 2014
Every religion is good that teaches man to be good; and I know of none that instructs him to be bad.

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