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)
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases. John Adams quotes

Quotes of the month

Mark Rutte The U.K. is outward-looking, trade-oriented, growth-oriented, and we do not have enough of that storyline, that tradition, that culture within the European Union. [01/16/2023 10:01:31] More


Pension Fund You can't forbid pensioners to live beautifully! But you can interfere! [01/08/2023 11:01:21] More


Zhulen Stebo Nothing scares off buyers more than the desire of sellers to help in some way. [01/12/2023 12:01:32] More


Tucker Carlson In Washington, no one believes anything unless it comes from 'The New Yorker,' 'New York Times' editorial page, or 'The Washington Post.' [01/05/2023 10:01:36] More


Mike Pence Anybody who is familiar with the historical data from the IRS knows that raising income tax rates will likely actually reduce federal revenues. [01/25/2023 10:01:51] More