A Quote by William Ewart Gladstone on constitution, history, purpose, time, and work

As the British Constitution is the most subtle organism which has proceeded from progressive history, so the American Constitution is the most wonderful work ever struck off at a given time by the brain and purpose of man.

William Ewart Gladstone (1809 - 1898)

Source: “Kin Beyond the Sea,” from the North American Review, 1878

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