Alexis De Tocqueville

Alexis De Tocqueville

was a French political thinker and historian best known for his Democracy in America (appearing in two volumes: 1835 and 1840) and The Old Regime and the Revolution (1856)
Always keep that happy attitude. Pretend that you are holding a beautiful fragrant bouquet.More Alexis De Tocqueville quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I have no hesitation in saying that although the American woman never leaves her domestic sphere and is in some respects very dependent within it, nowhere does she enjoy a higher station. And if anyone asks me what I think the chief cause of the extraordinary prosperity and growing power of this nation, I should answer that it is due to the superiority of their women.More Alexis De Tocqueville quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The genius of democracies is seen not only in the great number of new words introduced but even more in the new ideas they express.More Alexis De Tocqueville quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In politics shared hatreds are almost always the basis of friendships.More Alexis De Tocqueville quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Religion, which never intervenes directly in the government of American society, should therefore be considered as the first of their political institutionsMore Alexis De Tocqueville quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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