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What the South most needs is "peace," and peace depends upon the supremacy of the law. There can be no enduring peace if the const ...
Failing to divide its social chromosomes and split up into new cells, each bearing some portion of the original inheritance, the c ...
There is nothing more dangerous than the conscience of a bigot.
There are always those who are willing to surrender local self-government and turn over their affairs to some national authority i ...
The country is fed up with children and their problems. For the first time in history, the differences in outlook between people r ...
I am willing to pledge myself that if the time should ever come that the voluntary agencies of the country together with the local ...
[Urging the national government] to eradicate local prejudices and mistaken rivalships to consolidate the affairs of the states in ...
The happiness of society is the end of government.
Royalty is a government in which the attention of the nation is concentrated on one person doing interesting actions. A Republic i ...
Government is the great fiction, through which everybody endeavors to live at the expense of everybody else.
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