John adams Quotes

"Patience and perseverance have a magi...

"Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish. " -John Adams
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"There are two ways to conquer and...

"There are two ways to conquer and enslave a country. One is by the sword. The other is by debt." - John Adams
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β€œYou will never know how much it has cost ...

β€œYou will never know how much it has cost my generation to preserve YOUR freedom. I hope you will make a good use of it.” - John Adams
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The jaws of power are always open to devour, and her ...

The jaws of power are always open to devour, and her arm is always stretched out, if possible, to destroy the freedom of thinking, speaking, and writing. ...John Adams
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β€œYou will never know how much it cost my...

β€œYou will never know how much it cost my generation to preserve your freedom. I hope you will make good use of it.” –John Adams
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β€œFacts Are ...

β€œFacts Are Stubborn Things” - John Adams
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"Government is instituted for the common good; for the protection, saf...

"Government is instituted for the common good; for the protection, safety, prosperity, and happiness of the people; and not for profit, honor, or private interest of any one man, family, or class of men." -- John Adams
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"In my many years I have come to a conclusion ...

"In my many years I have come to a conclusion that one useless man is a shame, two is a law firm, and three or more is a congress." β€” John Adams
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Patience and perseverance have a magi...

Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish. - John Adams
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"There is danger from all men. The only maxim of a...

"There is danger from all men. The only maxim of a free government ought to be to trust no man living with power to endanger the public liberty." β€” John Adams
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β€œIn my many years I have come to a conclusion...

β€œIn my many years I have come to a conclusion that one useless man is a shame, two is a law firm, and three or more is a congress.β€œ -John Adams
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"In my many years I have come to a conclusion ...

"In my many years I have come to a conclusion that one useless man is a shame, two is a law firm, and three or more is a congress." β€” John Adams
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"Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes...

"Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclination, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence." β€”John Adams (1770)
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"There is nothing which I dread so much as a division of the republic into two great parties, ea...

"There is nothing which I dread so much as a division of the republic into two great parties, each arranged under its leader, and concerting measures in opposition to each other. This, in my humble apprehension, is to be dreaded as the greatest political evil under our Constitution." -John Adams
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β€œFacts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wish...

β€œFacts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passion, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence.” ― John Adams
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"Old minds are like old horses; you...

"Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order." - John Adams
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"There is nothing which I dread so much as a division of the republic into two great parties, ea...

"There is nothing which I dread so much as a division of the republic into two great parties, each arranged under its leader, and concerting measures in opposition to each other. This, in my humble apprehension, is to be dreaded as the greatest political evil under our Constitution." John Adams
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β€œLet the human mind loose. It must be loose. It will ...

β€œLet the human mind loose. It must be loose. It will be loose. Superstition and dogmatism cannot confine it.” – John Adams, letter to John Quincy Adams, Nov. 13, 1816
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"I have always said, as I say now, that I would be...

"I have always said, as I say now, that I would be the first to meet the friendship of the United States as an independent power" - George III to john adams
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β€œWhen people talk of the freedom of writing, speaking, or thinking, I cannot choose but...

β€œWhen people talk of the freedom of writing, speaking, or thinking, I cannot choose but laugh. No such thing ever existed. No such thing now exists; but I hope it will exist. But it must be hundreds of years after you and I shall write and speak no more.” - John Adams
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β€Ž"Corrupt Power always thinks... th...

β€Ž"Corrupt Power always thinks... that it is doing God's service when it is violating all his laws." John Adams
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"Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wish...

"Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passion, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence." - John Adams
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"Our Constitution was made only for a mora...

"Our Constitution was made only for a moral and religious people. It is wholly inadequate to the government of any other." β€”John Adams
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