"It is the common fate of the indolent
to see their rights become prey to the active.
The conditions upon which God
hath given liberty to man is eternal vigilance;
which condition if he break, servitude is at once the
consequence of his crime, and the punishment of his guilt."
by:
John Philpot Curran
(1750-1814) Irish Orator, Statesman, Judge
Source:
Speech on the Right of Election of Lord Mayor of Dublin, July 10, 1790
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