Sunday, July 05, 2009

True, true

"They that can give up essential liberty to purchase a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety."
Benjamin Franklin, Historical Review of Pennsylvania, 1759

1 comment:

Tattoo Jim said...

I wonder... were we only given truly honest, intelligent men to start this country with??? Why is it that you can't find any politician today who's even 1/1000th of what the founding fathers were??? Truly sad don't you think???