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Quote from John Jay,

"The people who own the country ought to govern it."


John Jay (more quotes by John Jay or books by/about John Jay)

(1745-1829) first Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, First President of the United States - preceding George Washington,
one of three men most responsible for the US Constitution


Monaghan, John Jay, (1935), p. 323


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