Comments Tagged ‘quotations’

  • RCG 1-14 (1 comment)

    • Comment by Paul Schacht on September 25, 2018

      [I HEARTILY accept the motto, — “That government is best which governs least;” and I should like to see it acted up to more rapidly and systematically.]

      “That government is best which governs least” was the motto of the Democratic Review, edited by John O’Sullivan. The quotation is sometimes mistakenly attributed to Thomas Jefferson.

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