John Adams

John Adams

American statesman, diplomat and political theorist. A leading champion of independence in 1776, he was the second President of the United States (17971801)
There are two ways to conquer and enslave a country. One is by the sword. The other is by debt.More John Adams quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The rich, the well-born, and the able, acquire an influence among the people that will soon be too much for simple honesty and plain sense, in a house of representatives. The most illustrious of them must, therefore, be separated from the mass, and placed by themselves in a senate; this is, to all honest and useful intents, an ostracism.More John Adams quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The only foundation of a free Constitution, is pure Virtue, and if this cannot be inspired into our People, in a great Measure, than they have it now. They may change their Rulers, and the forms of Government, but they will not obtain a lasting Liberty.More John Adams quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The general principles on which the fathers achieved independence were the general principles of ChristianityMore John Adams quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Each individual of the society has a right to be protected by it in the enjoyment of his life, liberty, and property, according to standing laws.More John Adams quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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