James Madison: Founding Father Quote




James Madison Quote
United States Founding Father

Quote 334 details Share on Google+ - Quote 334 Linked In Share Button - Quote 334 If men were angels, no government would be necessary. If angels were to govern men, neither external nor internal controls on government would be necessary. In framing a government which is to be administered by men over men, the great difficulty lies in this: you must first enable the government to control the governed; and in the next place, oblige it to control itself.




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