Government is not reason, it is not eloquence - it is force.
System to all things is the soul of business. To execute properly and act maturely is the way to conduct it to your advantage.
Bad seed is a robbery of the worst kind: for your pocket-book not only suffers by it, but your preparations are lost and a season passes away unimproved.
It may be laid down as a primary position, and the basis of our system, that every Citizen who enjoys the protection of a Free Government, owes not only a proportion of his property, but even of his personal services to the defense of it.
I am persuaded, you will permit me to observe, that the path of true piety is so plain as to require but little political direction.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.