The plea of necessity, that eternal argument of all conspirators.
Tag: William Henry Harrison
(1773–1841) Ninth President of the United States (1841), an American military officer, and the last president born as a British subject.
Watch your ‘leaders’
The danger to all well-established free governments arises from the unwillingness of the people to believe in … the influence of designing men … This is the old trick of those who would usurp the government of their country. In the name of democracy they speak, warning the people against the influence of wealth and the danger of aristocracy … The tendencies of all such governments in their decline is to monarchy … and, like the false Christs whose coming was foretold by the Savior, seeks to, and were it possible would, impose upon the true and most faithful disciples of liberty. It is in periods like this that it behooves the people to be most watchful of those to whom they have intrusted power.