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If you pinch the sea of its liberty, though it be walls of stone or brass, it will beat them down.
There is never peace where full liberty is not given, nor never stable peace where more than full liberty is granted.
Democracy, I do not conceive that ever God did ordain as a fit government either for church or commonwealth. If the people be governors, who shall be governed?
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It ain't as bad as you think. It will look better in the morning.
December 4, 1585
December 23, 1652
John Cotton was a clergyman in England and the American colonies and, by most accounts, the preeminent minister and theologian of the Massachusetts Bay Colony.
Spiritual Milk for Boston Babes (1646)
The way of Congregational churches cleared (1648)
John Cotton on the Churches of New England
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