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Wisdom Of The Day: John Adams


“I Pray Heaven to Bestow The Best of Blessing on THIS HOUSE, and on ALL that shall hereafter Inhabit it. May none but Honest and Wise Men ever rule under This Roof!” ~ John Adams Letter to Abigail Adams, referring … Continue reading

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Wisdom Of The Day: John Adams


“In my many years I have come to a conclusion that one useless man is a shame, two is a law firm and three or more is a congress.” ~ John Adams

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Wisdom Of The Day: John Adams


“We have no government armed with power capable of contending with human passions unbridled by morality and religion. Avarice, ambition, revenge, or gallantry, would break the strongest cords of our Constitution as a whale goes through a net. Our Constitution … Continue reading

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Wisdom Of The Day: John Adams


“Government is instituted for the common good; for the protection, safety, prosperity, and happiness of the people; and not for profit, honor, or private interest of any one man, family, or class of men; therefore, the people alone have an … Continue reading

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Wisdom Of The Day: John Adams


“Liberty must at all hazards be supported. We have a right to it, derived from our Maker. But if we had not, our fathers have earned and bought it for us, at the expense of their ease, their estates, their … Continue reading

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Wisdom Of The Day: John Adams


“Employed in the service of my country abroad during the whole course of these transactions, I first saw the Constitution of the United States in a foreign country – Irritated by no literary altercation, animated by no public debate, heated by … Continue reading

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Wisdom Of The Day: John Adams


“But what do we mean by the American Revolution? Do we mean the American war? The Revolution was effected before the war commenced…” ~ John Adams (Letter to H. Niles, 13th of February, 1818)

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Wisdom Of The Day: John Adams


“Posterity, you will never know what it cost us to preserve your freedom. I hope you will make a good use of it, if you not, I shall repent in heaven for ever taking half the pains to preserve it.”  … Continue reading

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Wisdom Of The Day: John Adams


“A constitution of government once changed from freedom, can never be restored. Liberty, once lost, is lost forever.” ~ John Adams to Abigail Adams July 7,1775

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Founding Fathers : The Importance of Knowledge


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