"I think the first duty of society is justice."
"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."Alexander Hamilton on Mahatma Gandhi
"An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life."Alexander Hamilton on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."Alexander Hamilton on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."Alexander Hamilton on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."Alexander Hamilton on Mahatma Gandhi
"Nobody expects to trust his body overmuch after the age of fifty."
"Constitutions should consist only of general provisions the reason is that they must necessarily be permanent, and that they cannot calculate for the possible change of things."
"Learn to think continentally."
"The voice of the people has been said to be the voice of God and, however generally this maxim has been quoted and believed, it is not true to fact. The people are turbulent and changing, they seldom judge or determine right."
"Real firmness is good for anything strut is good for nothing."