When good men, men who love tranquility, who desire to abide by the laws, and enjoy their benefits, who would gladly spill their blood in the defense of their country; seeing their property destroyed, their families insulted; their persons injured; and seeing nothing in prospect that forebodes a change for the better; become tired of, and disgusted with, a government that offers them no protection. – Abraham Lincoln
Socialism in general has a record of failure so blatant, that only an intellectual could ignore or evade it.
“There are two ways to conquer and enslave a country. One is by the sword. The other is by debt.”
The greatest danger to American freedom is a government that ignores the Constitution.
“Our Constitution, which was intended to limit government power and abuse, has failed. The Founders warned that a free society depends on a virtuous and moral people. The current crisis reflects that their concerns were justified.”