Essential Quotes

I have sworn on the altar of God eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of man.
Thomas Jefferson

Friday, July 20, 2007

Walt Whitman’s Caution

To the States, or any one of them, or any city of The States,
Resist much, obey little:
Once unquestioning obedience, once fully enslaved;
Once fully enslaved, no nation, state, city, of this earth,
Ever afterward resumes its liberty.

Walt Whitman "Leaves Of Grass" 1860

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