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Charles Pinckney

October 26, 1757 - October 29, 1824
"Our true situation appears to me to be this--a new extensive Country containing within itself the materials for forming a Government capable of extending to its citizens all the blessings of civil & religious liberty--capable of making them happy at home. This is the great end of Republican Establishments."source: Speech in Framing Convention, 1787.democracy, republicanism, liberty, religious freedom, happiness

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