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The Federalist Papers Quotes

Three of the best book quotes from The Federalist Papers
  1. #1
    “Among the numerous advantages promised by a well constructed union, none deserves to be more accurately developed, than its tendency to break and control the violence of faction.”
  2. #2
    “Liberty is to faction, what air is to fire, an aliment, without which it instantly expires. But it could not be a less folly to abolish liberty, which is essential to political life, because it nourish faction, than it would be to wish the annihilation of air, which is essential to animal life, because it imparts to fire its destructive agency.”
  3. #3
    “A nation, despicable by its weakness, forfeits even the privilege of being neutral.”

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