Saturday, July 4, 2009

Our Founding Father's Were Wise!!

"I predict future happiness for Americans if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them." -Thomas Jefferson

"Those who reap the blessings of freedom must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it."
-Thomas Paine


"To sin by silence when they should protest makes cowards of men."
-Abraham Lincoln

3 comments:

Tara D said...

Yes, they were. I wish they were still here to make things right again. :(

hoLLy said...

i loved all of those quotes. very thought provoking and all so true!

Grammy Staffy said...

great quotes.... and so appropriate for our day.

I wish our present administration would read them and take them to heart.

Have a great week.