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Famous Quote from Thomas Paine,

"He that would make his own liberty secure
must guard even his enemy from oppression;
for if he violates this duty
he establishes a precedent that will reach to himself."


Thomas Paine (more quotes by Thomas Paine or books by/about Thomas Paine)

(1737-1809) US Founding father, pamphleteer, author


First Principles of Government, 1795


Duty, Ethics, Fear, Freedom, Honor, Integrity, Liberty, Oppression, Respect, Responsibility, Terrorism


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