"Democracy, pure democracy, has at least its foundation in a generous theory of human rights. It is founded on the natural equality of mankind. It is the cornerstone of the Christian religion. It is the first element of all lawful government upon earth."
- John Quincy Adams
1796 portrait (detail) of John Quincy Adams by John Singleton Copley. (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Bequest of Charles Francis Adams.)
by Kenna McHugh 3 weeks ago
"There’s nothing of so infinite vexation As man’s own thoughts." -- John Webster, The White Devil
by Kenna McHugh 3 months ago
"There is so much good in the worst of us, and so much bad in the best of us, that it ill behooves any of us to find fault with the rest of us."-- James Truslow Adams
by Sabina Jamshed 9 years ago
Hi, There are times when you are feeling very low! There is always a saying or a quote that lifts you up. Which one is it. Share it!
by Doug Hughes 8 years ago
“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; …”First Amendment – in that Constitution thingie.Granted, the prohibition is against *Congress* making any law which prohibits the free exercise of your religous beliefs, but I...
by Demas W Jasper 3 years ago
Other than John 3:16, what is your favorite quote from the Bible? You can quote it or list it.Just as in my own case, you may have many favorite scriptures. List one of more starting with your special favorite. One of mine is John 14:28 "Ye have heard how I said unto you, I...
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