Patrick Henry on the Sword and the Purse

April 10, 2015 pwm1

Let Mr. Madison tell me when did liberty ever exist when the sword and the purse were given up from the people? Unless a miracle shall interpose, no nation ever did, nor ever can retain its liberty after the loss of the sword and the purse.

Patrick Henry

—Patrick Henry, American Patriot


Previous Article
Lao Tzu on Taking Action
Lao Tzu on Taking Action

An ant on the move does more than a dozing ox. —Lao Tzu

Next Article
Epictetus on Self Discipline
Epictetus on Self Discipline

Keep neither a blunt knife nor an ill-disciplined looseness of tongue....

Wealth. Success. Happiness. Join...

Penn All Access