Tuesday, September 07, 2004

A Dissertation on the Canon and Feudal Law by John Adams

Excellent reading:
... "Rulers are no more than attorneys, agents, and trustees for the people; and if the cause, the interest and trust, is insidiously betrayed, or wantonly trifled away, the people have a right to revoke the authority that they themselves have deputed, and to constitute abler and better agents, attorneys, and trustees." ...