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When I look upon these crowded thousands, and see them trample on their consciences and the rights of their fellow-men at the bidding of a piece of parchment, I say my curse be on the Constitution of these United States.
To hear some men talk of the government, you would suppose that Congress was the law of gravitation, and kept the planets in their places.
We live under a government of men and morning newspapers.
The best use of laws is to teach men to trample bad laws under their feet.
Government arrogates to itself that it alone forms men. Everybody knows that government never began anything. It is the whole world that thinks and governs.
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