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Quote 953by Anonymous on 09/01/2011

Driven from every other corner of the earth, freedom of thought and the right of private judgment in matters of conscience direct their course to this happy country as their last resort.
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    Quote 1336by Anonymous on 12/01/2011

    If ever time should come, when vain and aspiring men shall possess the highest seats in Government, our country will stand in need of its experienced patriots to prevent its ruin.
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      Quote 2355by Anonymous on 28/01/2011

      Our contest is not only whether we ourselves shall be free, but whether there shall be left to mankind an asylum on earth for civil and religious liberty.
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        Quote 2364by Anonymous on 28/01/2011

        It does not require a majority to prevail, but rather an irate, tireless minority keen to set brush fires in people's minds.
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          Quote 2984by Anonymous on 03/02/2011

          Mankind are governed more by their feelings than by reason.
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            Quote 3531by Anonymous on 06/02/2011

            The Constitution shall never be prevent the people of the United States who are peaceable citizens from keeping their own arms.
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              Quote 3716by Anonymous on 09/02/2011

              The natural liberty of man is to be free from any superior power on Earth, and not to be under the will or legislative authority of man, but only to have the law of nature for his rule.
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                Quote 3989by Anonymous on 12/02/2011

                He therefore is the truest friend to the liberty of this country who tries most to promote its virtue, and who, so far as his power and influence extend, will not suffer a man to be chosen into any office of power and trust who is not a wise and virtuous man.
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                  Quote 4249by Anonymous on 18/02/2011

                  Among the natural rights of the colonists are these: First a right to life, secondly to liberty, and thirdly to property; together with the right to defend them in the best manner they can.
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                    Quote 4597by Anonymous on 25/02/2011

                    If ye love wealth greater than liberty, the tranquility of servitude greater than the animating contest for freedom, go home from us in peace. We seek not your counsel, nor your arms. Crouch down and lick the hand that feeds you; May your chains set lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that ye were our countrymen.
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                      Quote 4681by Anonymous on 25/02/2011

                      The country shall be independent, and we will be satisfied with nothing short of it.
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