James Madison: Founding Father Quote

James Madison Quote
United States Founding Father

Quote 1268 details Share on Google+ - Quote 1268 Linked In Share Button - Quote 1268 With us [in the United States] there are more readers than buyers of Books. In England there are more buyers than Readers. Hence those Gorgeous Editions, which are destined to sleep in the private libraries of the Rich, whose vanity aspires to that species of furniture; or who give that turn to their public spirit and patronage of letters.

James Madison: to Edward Everett, March 19, 1823
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