First Principles: Wastefulness and Corruption Sow the Seeds of Our Destruction

“Nothing is more certain than that a general profligacy and corruption of manners make a people ripe for destruction.” — John Witherspoon (1776)

Witherspoon was the only clergy man to sign the Declaration of Independence and ratify the Constitution.  As the president of College of New Jersey , he was a mentor to James Madison.  His influential stretch far further than that though.  On another day, we will discuss more about his life as well as his legacy.




About alohapromisesforever

Writer, poet, musician, surfer, father of two princesses.
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