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John Adams

October 30, 1735 - July 04, 1826
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"Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There never was a democracy yet that did not commit suicide."source: letter to John Taylor, April 15, 1814. Can be found in "The Works of John Adams", ed. Charles Francis Adams, vol. 6, p. 484Democracy, Bad Government

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