Gouverneur Morris - Quotes

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This magistrate is not the king. The people are the king. ---->>>

Religion is the solid basis of good morals; therefore education should teach the precepts of religion, and the duties of man toward God. ---->>>

Americans need never fear their government because of the advantage of being armed, which the Americans possess over the people of almost every other nation. ---->>>

If the people should elect, they will never fail to prefer some man of distinguished character, or services; some man, if he might so speak of continental reputation. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: January 31, 1752
Die: November 8, 1816
Occupation: Statesman

Gouverneur Morris I (January 30, 1752 – November 6, 1816) was an American statesman, a Founding Father of the United States, and a native of New York City who represented Pennsylvania in the Constitutional Convention of 1787. He was a signatory to the Articles of Confederation. Morris was a significant contributor to the Constitution of the United States and one of its signers (wikipedia)