Your search for "hope" returned 12 results from 9 Founders.
Edmund Burke:"The people never give up their liberties but under some delusion."source: Speech at Country Meeting of Buckinghamshire, 1784.liberty, freedom, opression, hope
Gouverneur Morris:"For avoiding the extremes of despotism or anarchy ... the only ground of hope must be on the morals of the people. I believe that religion is the only solid base of morals and that morals are the only possible support of free governments."source: "A Diary of the French Revolution", (Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1939), Vol. II, p. 172, April 29, 1791; Vol. II, p. 452, to Lord George Gordon, June 28, 1792Religion, Morals, Freedom, avoid despotism, avoid anarchy

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