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The use of force alone is but...
Among a people generally corrupt liberty cannot...
If we command our wealth, we shall...
When bad men combine, the good must...
Whenever a separation is made between liberty...
People crushed by law have no hope...
Tell me what are the prevailing sentiments...
There never was a bad man that...
In a free country every man thinks...
We must not always judge of the generality...
The first and simplest emotion which we...
All men have equal rights, but not...
There is no safety for honest men...
The true danger is when liberty is nibbled...
Nobody made a greater mistake than he...
No passion so effectually robs the mind...
But what is liberty without...
It is not what a lawyer tells...
Liberty, without wisdom, is license.
Example is the school of mankind, and they...
To prove that the Americans ought not...
He that wrestles with us strengthens our...
I dread our...
Toleration is good...
All that is necessary for evil to triumph,...
The people never give up their liberties,...
The age of chivalry is gone. That...
Your representative owes you, not his industry...
The tyranny of a multitude is a multiplied...
It is a general popular error to suppose...
There is no safety for honest men...
People will not look forward to posterity...
They defend their errors as if they...
The great inlet by which a colour...
There are three estates in Parliament but...
Men are qualified for civil liberty in exact...
The only liberty...
The greater the power the more dangerous...
There is but one law for all,...
Society cannot exist, unless a controlling power...
No government ought to exist for the purpose...
To govern according to the sense and agreement...
It is by this tribunal that statesmen...
In such a strait the wisest may...
Power gradually extirpates for the mind every...
Liberty must be limited in order to be possessed....
Those who have been intoxicated with power......
My vigour relents. I pardon something to the spirit...
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