“As riches increase and accumulate in few hands, as luxury prevails in society, virtue will be in a greater degree considered a only a graceful appendage of wealth, and the tendency of things will be to depart from the republican standard.” --—Alexander Hamilton
“It is a singular advantage of taxes on articles of consumption that they contain in their own nature a security against excess. They prescribe their own limit, which cannot be exceeded without defeating the end purposed that is, an extension of the revenue. —Alexander Hamilton
“The natural cure for an ill-administration..... is a change of men.” —Alexander Hamilton.
“The President is to nominate, and by and with the advice and consent of the
Senate, to appoint..... .judges of the Supreme Court.” -----Alexander Hamilton
“The fiery and destructive passions of war reign in the human breast with much more powerful sway than the mild and beneficent sentiments of peace.” —Alexander Hamilton
“The circumstances that endanger the safety of nations are infinite, and for this reason no constitutional shackles can wisely be imposed on the power to which the care of it is committed.” —Alexander Hamilton, Federalist No. 23.
“The circumstances that endanger the safety of nations are infinite, and for this reason no constitutional shackles can wisely be imposed on the power to which the care of it is committed.” —Alexander Hamilton
“If duties are too high, they lessen the consumption; the collection is eluded; and the product to the treasury is not so great as when they are confined within proper and moderate bounds.” —Alexander Hamilton.
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