The known propensity of a democracy is to licentiousness, which the ambitious call, and the ignorant believe to be, liberty.

Fisher Ames (1758-1808) American politician, orator
“The Dangers of American Liberty” (1805)
    (Source)

 
Added on 26-May-16 | Last updated 26-May-16
Link to this post | No comments
Topics: , ,
More quotes by Ames, Fisher

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.