Wednesday, November 11, 2009

John Quincy Adams (1767-1848) -

America does not go abroad in search of monsters to destroy. She is the well- wisher to freedom and independence of all. She is the champion and vindicator only of her own.- John Quincy Adams

Duty is ours; results are God's. - John Quincy Adams 1831

Grief drives men into habits of serious reflection, sharpens understanding and softens the heart. -John Adams (1767-1848)

I inhabit a week, frail, decayed tenement; battered by the winds and broken in on by the storms, and, from all I can learn, the landlord does not intend to repair. - John Quincy Adams

Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order. - John Quincy Adams

I agree with you that in politics the middle way is none at all. - John Adams (1767-1848) In "Adam," no. 299, "Samples from Almost Illegible Notebooks," 1962.



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