Samuel Adams

1722 - 1803

A Quote by Samuel Adams on belief, people, and slavery

I believe that no people ever yet groaned under the heavy yoke of slavery but when they deserved it.

Samuel Adams (1722 - 1803)

Source: Article published in 1771.

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A Quote by Samuel Adams on necessity and perseverance

The necessity of the times, more than ever, calls for our utmost circumspection, deliberation, fortitude, and perseverance.

Samuel Adams (1722 - 1803)

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A Quote by Samuel Adams on commitment, democracy, and suicide

There never was a democracy that did not commit suicide.

Samuel Adams (1722 - 1803)

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A Quote by Samuel Adams on feeling, mankind, and reason

Mankind are governed more by their feelings than by reason.

Samuel Adams (1722 - 1803)

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