More From John Quincy Adams
- "Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish."
- "The highest glory of the American Revolution was this: it connected in one indissoluble bond the principles of civil government with the principles of Christianity."
- "Nip the shoots of arbitrary power in the bud, is the only maxim which can ever preserve the liberties of any people."
More In Men
- "If the world were a logical place, men would ride side saddle."― Rita Mae Brown
- "Men must be taught as if you taught them not, and things unknown proposed as things forgot."― Alexander Pope
- "Time is compressed like the fist I close on my knee… I hold inside it the clues and solutions and the power for what I must do now."― Margaret Atwood