Alexander Hamilton

Quotes
A nation which can prefer disgrace to danger is prepared for a master, and deserves one!
A national debt, if it is not excessive, will be to us a national blessing.
In framing a government which is to be administered by men over men the great difficulty lies in this: You must first enable the government to control the governed, and in the next place, oblige it to control itself.
Men often oppose a thing merely because they have had no agency in planning it, or because it may have been planned by those whom they dislike.
Nobody expects to trust his body overmuch after the age of fifty.
Power over a man's subsistence is power over his will.
Those who stand for nothing fall for anything.
Those who stand for nothing fall for anything.
Why has government been instituted at all? Because the passions of men will not conform to the dictates of reason and justice, without constraint.