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Alexander Hamilton

January 11, 1755 - April 12, 1804
Showing Alexander Hamilton Quotes 11 - 20 of 22
"One great error is that we suppose mankind more honest than they are."source: At the Constitutional Convention, June 22, 1787.honesty
"Men always love power."source: Constitutional Convention, June 18, 1787.power, love, natural man
"The law . . . dictated by God Himself is, of course, superior in obligation to any other. It is binding over all the globe, in all countries, and at all times. No human laws are of any validity if contrary to this."source: The Papers of Alexander Hamilton, Harold C. Syrett, editor (New York: Columbia University Press, 1961), Vol. I, p. 87, February 23, 1775, quoting William Blackstone, Commentaries on the Laws of England (Philadelphia: Robert Bell, 1771), Vol. I, p. 41. Natural Law, Divine Law, Human Law, Law of God
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