Fisher Ames Quote

A large portion of our citizens, who will not believe, even on the evidence of facts, that any public evils exist, or are impending. They deride the apprehensions of those who foresee, that licentiousness will prove, as it ever has proved, fatal to liberty.


Works of Fisher Ames, compiled by a number of his friends (ed. 1809)

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A large portion of our citizens, who will not believe, even on the evidence of facts, that any public evils exist, or are impending. They deride the...

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A large portion of our citizens, who will not believe, even on the evidence of facts, that any public evils exist, or are impending. They deride the...

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A large portion of our citizens, who will not believe, even on the evidence of facts, that any public evils exist, or are impending. They deride the...

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A large portion of our citizens, who will not believe, even on the evidence of facts, that any public evils exist, or are impending. They deride the...