Individual liberty is individual power, and as the power of a community is a mass compounded of individual powers, the nation which enjoys the most freedom must necessarily be in proportion to its numbers the most powerful nation.

John Quincy Adams (1767-1848) US President (1825-29)
Letter to James Lloyd (1 Oct 1822)

Added on 3-Oct-16 | Last updated 3-Oct-16
Link to this post | No comments
Topics: , , , , ,
More quotes by Adams, John Quincy

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.