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John Locke, Justice William O. Douglas, William E. Gladstone


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"Government has no other end than the preservation of property."

-- John Locke

(1632-1704) English philosopher and political theorist. Considered the ideological progenitor of the American Revolution and who, by far, was the most often non-biblical writer quoted by the Founding Fathers of the USA.




"The Constitution is not neutral.

It was designed to take the government

off the backs of people."

-- Justice William O. Douglas

(1898-1980), U. S. Supreme Court Justice

Source: The Court Years, 1939-1975, 1980




"National injustice is the surest road to national downfall."

-- William E. Gladstone

(1809-1898) English statesman


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Ah but things are different now Kevin. Under Obama the role of government is not the preservation of property; it’s the confiscation of property.


Socialism will work this time. Really. It will. Obama promises.

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