Alexander Hamilton

c.1756 - 1804

A Quote by Alexander Hamilton on control, difficulty, government, lies, and men

In framing a government which is to be administered by men over men, the great difficulty lies in this: You must first enable the government to control the governed, and in the next place oblige it to control itself.

Alexander Hamilton (c.1756 - 1804)

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A Quote by Alexander Hamilton on admiration, approval, integrity, patriotism, posterity, respect, soldiers, talent, and wisdom

In testimony of their Respect For The Patriot of incorruptible Integrity, The Soldier of approved Valour The Statesman of consummate Wisdom; Whose Talents and Virtues will be admired By Grateful Posterity Long after this Marble shall have mouldered into Dust

Alexander Hamilton (c.1756 - 1804)

Source: (Trinity Churchyard; New York, New York)

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