Samuel Adams

1722 - 1803

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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A Quote by Samuel Adams on earth, liberty, mankind, and religion

Our contest is not only whether we ourselves shall be free, but whether there shall be left to mankind an asylum on earth for civil and religious liberty.

Samuel Adams (1722 - 1803)

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A Quote by Samuel Adams on freedom and truth

The truth is, all might be free if they valued freedom, and defended it as they ought.

Samuel Adams (1722 - 1803)

Source: Article published in 1771.

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