Let the laws be clear, uniform and precise; to interpret laws is almost always to corrupt them.
You wanna get rid of drug crime in this country? Fine, let’s just get rid of all the drug laws.
Life, liberty, and property do not exist because men have made laws. On the contrary, it was the fact that life, liberty, and property existed beforehand that caused men to make laws in the first place.
The mistakes made by Congress wouldn’t be so bad if the next Congress didn’t keep trying to correct them.