James Madison Quote

The happy Union of these States is a wonder; their Constitution a miracle; their example the hope of Liberty throughout the world.


"Outline" notes (September 1829), in Gaillard Hunt, ed., The Writings of James Madison vol. 9 (1910), p. 357. Inscribed in the Madison Memorial Hall, Library of Congress James Madison Memorial Building.

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The happy Union of these States is a wonder; their Constitution a miracle; their example the hope of Liberty throughout the world.

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The happy Union of these States is a wonder; their Constitution a miracle; their example the hope of Liberty throughout the world.

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The happy Union of these States is a wonder; their Constitution a miracle; their example the hope of Liberty throughout the world.

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The happy Union of these States is a wonder; their Constitution a miracle; their example the hope of Liberty throughout the world.