“Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.”
“Children should be educated and instructed in the principles of freedom.”
“Love your neighbor as yourself and your country more than yourself.”
“Wherever the real power in a Government lies, there is the danger of oppression.”
“Work as if you were to live 100 Years, Pray as if you were to die Tomorrow.”
“For true patriots to be silent, is dangerous.”
“Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it.”
?The great object is that every man be armed. Everyone who is able may have a gun.?
?The best we can hope for concerning the people at large is that they be properly armed.?
“Religion is the only solid Base of morals and that Morals are the only possible Support of free governments.”
?Those who own the country ought to govern it.?
“We must be unanimous; there must be no pulling different ways; we must hang together.”
“In a representative republic, the education of our children must be of the utmost importance!”
“Freedom can exist only in the society of knowledge. Without learning, men are incapable of knowing their rights.”
RICHARD HENRY LEE
“To preserve liberty, it is essential that the whole body of people always possess arms.”
-Richard Henry Lee-
“The Executive should be able to repel and not to commence war.”