First Principles: Government Is Instituted For the Protection, Safety, Prosperity and Happiness of the People, Not One Man, Family Or Class of Men

“Government is instituted for the common good; for the protection, safety, prosperity, and happiness of the people; and not for profit, honor, or private interest of any one man, family, or class of men; therefore, the people alone have an incontestable, unalienable, and indefeasible right to institute government; and to reform, alter, or totally change the same, when their protection, safety, prosperity, and happiness require it.” – John Adams, in Thoughts on Government (1776)

Hopefully someone brings to mind to the Obamas, the Bidens, the Clintons, the Romneys and every political hot shot who has enriched themselves at the cost to the People of the United States…

 

 

About alohapromisesforever

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