John Marshall Quote

The government of the Union, then, … is, emphatically, and truly, a government of the people. In form and in substance it emanates from them. Its powers are granted by them, and are to be exercised directly on them, and for their benefit.


17 U.S. (4 Wheaton) 316, 405 - McCulloch v. Maryland (1819)

Picture Quote 1

The government of the Union, then, … is, emphatically, and truly, a government of the people. In form and in substance it emanates from them. Its...

Picture Quote 2

The government of the Union, then, … is, emphatically, and truly, a government of the people. In form and in substance it emanates from them. Its...

Picture Quote 3

The government of the Union, then, … is, emphatically, and truly, a government of the people. In form and in substance it emanates from them. Its...

Picture Quote 4

The government of the Union, then, … is, emphatically, and truly, a government of the people. In form and in substance it emanates from them. Its...