"Eternal vigilence is the price of liberty."
by:
Wendell Phillips
(1811-1884) American abolitionist, advocate for Native Americans, orator, lawyer
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It is paraphrased from T.Jefferson I believe.
 -- Anonymous, Ladysmith     
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    Eternal vigilance is "A" price of liberty.
     -- Mike, Norwalk     
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    More relevant today than in my 76 year lifetime.

    Time for Americans to wake up and take our country back from the politicals and the crony capitalists.

    Semper Fi.
     -- bruski, naples FL     
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    Worth Googling and other Jefferson sources. Apparently a common "saying" in those days ?
     -- Bobble, Charlotte, VT     
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    Forever on watch ! Semper Fi.
     -- Ron w13, Or     
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    Mike's right, but a classic none-the-less.
     -- E Archer, NYC     
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