Author: Samuel Adams - American - Revolutionary

Among the natural rights of the colonists are these: First a right to life, secondly to liberty, and thirdly to property; together with the right to defend them in the best manner they can.-Samuel Adams
[ Among Best Colonists Defend First Liberty Life Manner Natural Property Right Rights Secondly Them These Thirdly Together] [Samuel Adams]

He who is void of virtuous attachments in private life is, or very soon will be, void of all regard for his country. There is seldom an instance of a man guilty of betraying his country, who had not before lost the feeling of moral obligations in his private connections.-Samuel Adams
[ Attachments Before Betraying Connections Country Feeling Guilty Had His Instance Life Lost Man Moral Obligations Private Regard Seldom Soon Very Virtuous Void Will] [Samuel Adams]

How strangely will the Tools of a Tyrant pervert the plain Meaning of Words!-Samuel Adams
[ How Meaning Pervert Plain Strangely Tools Tyrant Will Words] [Samuel Adams]

It does not require a majority to prevail, but rather an irate, tireless minority keen to set brush fires in people's minds.-Samuel Adams
[ Brush Does Fires Irate Keen Majority Minds Minority Prevail Rather Require Set Tireless] [Samuel Adams]

It does not take a majority to prevail... but rather an irate, tireless minority, keen on setting brushfires of freedom in the minds of men.-Samuel Adams
[ Does Freedom Irate Keen Majority Men Minds Minority Prevail Rather Setting Take Tireless] [Samuel Adams]

Mankind are governed more by their feelings than by reason.-Samuel Adams
[ Feelings Governed Mankind More Reason Than Their] [Samuel Adams]

Our contest is not only whether we ourselves shall be free, but whether there shall be left to mankind an asylum on earth for civil and religious liberty.-Samuel Adams
[ Asylum Civil Contest Earth Free Left Liberty Mankind Only Our Ourselves Religious Shall Whether] [Samuel Adams]

The Constitution shall never be construed... to prevent the people of the United States who are peaceable citizens from keeping their own arms.-Samuel Adams
[ Arms Citizens Constitution Construed Keeping Never Own Peaceable Prevent Shall States Their United] [Samuel Adams]

The liberties of our country, the freedom of our civil constitution, are worth defending against all hazards: And it is our duty to defend them against all attacks.-Samuel Adams
[ Against Attacks Civil Constitution Country Defend Defending Duty Freedom Hazards Liberties Our Them Worth] [Samuel Adams]

The natural liberty of man is to be free from any superior power on Earth, and not to be under the will or legislative authority of man, but only to have the law of nature for his rule.-Samuel Adams
[ Any Authority Earth Free His Law Legislative Liberty Man Natural Nature Only Power Rule Superior Under Will] [Samuel Adams]

We cannot make events. Our business is wisely to improve them.-Samuel Adams
[ Business Cannot Events Improve Make Our Them Wisely] [Samuel Adams]