You need only reflect that one of the best ways to get yourself a reputation as a dangerous citizen these days is to go about repeating the very phrases which our founding fathers used in the struggle for independence.
The Founding Fathers in their wisdom decided that children were an unnatural strain on parents. So they provided jails called schools, equipped with tortures called an education.
Equality, rightly understood as our founding fathers understood it, leads to liberty and to the emancipation of creative differences; wrongly understood, as it has been so tragically in our time, it leads first to conformity and then to despotism.
The Founding Fathers gave the free press the protection it must have to... bare the secrets of government and inform the people.
What is the robbing of a bank compared to the founding of a bank?
Congress is functioning the way the Founding Fathers intended-not very well. They understood that if you move too quickly, our democracy will be less responsible to the majority.
They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
Our Constitution was made only for a moral and religious people. It is wholly inadequate to the government of any other.
The founding document of the United States of America acknowledges the Lordship of Jesus Christ because we are a Christian nation.
How did we win the election in the year 2000? We talked about a humble foreign policy: No nation-building; don't police the world. That's conservative, it's Republican, it's pro-American - it follows the founding fathers. And, besides, it follows the Constitution.
What's breaking into a bank compared with founding a bank?
The founding fathers were not only brilliant, they were system builders and systematic thinkers. They came up with comprehensive plans and visions.
My answer to the racial problem in America is to not deal with it at all. The founding fathers dealt with it when they made the Constitution.
We grew up founding our dreams on the infinite promise of American advertising.
I tremble for my country when I reflect that God is just; that his justice cannot sleep forever.
Don't tire yourself more than need be, even at the price of founding a culture on the fatigue of your bones.
My heart trembles when I reflect that God is just
The great object is that every man be armed.
We grew up founding our dreams on the infinite promise of American advertising. I still believe that one can learn to play the piano by mail and that mud will give you a perfect complexion.
The vision that the founding fathers had of rule of law and equality before the law and no one above the law, that is a very viable vision, but instead of that, we have quasi mob rule.