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Alexander Hamilton: Quotes & Facts

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This book is an anthology of quotes from Alexander Hamilton and selected facts about Alexander Hamilton.

“Learn to think continentally.”

“I never expect to see a perfect work from imperfect men.”

“Even to observe neutrality you must have a strong government.”

“A nation which can prefer disgrace to danger is prepared for a master, and deserves one.”

“Men are rather reasoning than reasonable animals, for the most part governed by the impulse of passion.”

“Those who stand for nothing fall for anything.”

“A garden, you know, is a very usual refuge of a disappointed politician. Accordingly, I have purchased a few acres about nine miles from town, have built a house, and am cultivating a garden.”

“A national debt, if it is not excessive, will be to us a national blessing.”

“A promise must never be broken.”

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