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James Madison Quotes

Two of the best book quotes from James Madison
  1. #1
    Alexander joins forces with James Madison and John Jay to write a series of essays defending the new United States Constitution, entitled The Federalist Papers. The plan was to write a total of 25 essays, the work divided evenly among the three men. In the end, they wrote 85 essays, in the span of six months. John Jay got sick after writing 5. James Madison wrote 29. Hamilton wrote the other 51.
  2. #2
    “Ambition must be made to counteract ambition. The interest of the man must be connected with the constitutional rights of the place.”