Samuel Adams Quote

A standing army, however necessary it may be at some times, is always dangerous to the liberties of the people. Such power should be watched with a jealous eye.


The Writings of Samuel Adams: 1773-1777 (ed. 1907)

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A standing army, however necessary it may be at some times, is always dangerous to the liberties of the people. Such power should be watched with a...

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A standing army, however necessary it may be at some times, is always dangerous to the liberties of the people. Such power should be watched with a...

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A standing army, however necessary it may be at some times, is always dangerous to the liberties of the people. Such power should be watched with a...

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A standing army, however necessary it may be at some times, is always dangerous to the liberties of the people. Such power should be watched with a...