for your daily reflection there upon.
“We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.” Preamble to the Constitution.
“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.” Declaration of Independence
“To insist on strength is not war-mongering. It is peace-mongering.” Barry Goldwater
“The only purpose for which power can be rightfully exercised over any member of a civilized community, against his will, is to prevent harm to others. His own good, either physical or moral, is not a sufficient warrant.” John Stuart Mill, “On Liberty”, 1859
The probability that we may fail in the struggle ought not to deter us from the support of a cause we believe to be just.” Abraham Lincoln (This should be the motto of the TEA Party)
“If you are young, and not liberal, then you don’t have a heart. If you are old, and not conservative, then you don’t have a brain.” Winston Churchill
“Trust, but verify.” Ronaldus Magnus
“Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.” Winston Churchill
“A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the People to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.” Second Amendment
“I know not what course others may take; but as for me, give me liberty, or give me death.” Patrick Henry
“If you love wealth more than liberty, the tranquility of servitude better than the animating contest of freedom, depart from us in peace. We ask not your counsel nor your arms. Crouch down and lick the hand that feeds you. May your chains rest lightly upon you and may posterity forget that you were our countrymen.” Samuel Adams