Samuel Adams

Samuel Adams

American statesman, political philosopher, and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States.
Let us contemplate our forefathers, and posterity, and resolve to maintain the rights bequeathed to us from the former, for the sake of the latter. The necessity of the times, more than ever, calls for our utmost circumspection, deliberation, fortitude and perseverance. Let us remember that "if we suffer tamely a lawless attack upon our liberty, we encourage it, and involve others in our doom," it is a very serious consideration ... that millions yet unborn may be the miserable sharers of the event.More Samuel Adams quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
'Twas in Trafalgar's bay
The saucy Frenchmen lay.More Samuel Adams quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
He therefore is the truest friend to the liberty of his country who tries most to promote its virtue, and who, so far as his power and influence extend, will not suffer a man to be chosen into any office of power and trust who is not a wise and virtuous man...More Samuel Adams quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is always dangerous to the liberties of the people to have an army stationed among them, over which they have no control ... The Militia is composed of free Citizens. There is therefore no danger of their making use of their Power to the destruction of their own Rights, or suffering others to invade them.More Samuel Adams quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What has commonly been called rebellion has more often been nothing but a manly and glorious struggle in opposition to the lawless power of rebellious kings and princes.More Samuel Adams quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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