Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Quotation Of The Day: Independence Day Edition

Danial Larison goes through a John Quincy Adams Independence Day speech that provides this wonderful image:
Her glory is not dominion, but liberty. Her march is the march of mind. She has a spear and a shield; but the motto upon her shield is Freedom, Independence, Peace.

1 comment:

D.E. Bishop said...

I wonder if that could be stamped across the forehead of every elected official in this nation?
In reverse, of course, so they can read it when they look in the mirror.)