Alexander Hamilton: Founding Father Quote

Alexander Hamilton Quote
United States Founding Father

Quote 127 details Share on Google+ - Quote 127 Linked In Share Button - Quote 127 Constitutions of civil government are not to be framed upon a calculation of existing exigencies, but upon a combination of these with the probable exigencies of ages, according to the natural and tried course of human affairs. Nothing, therefore, can be more fallacious than to infer the extent of any power, proper to be lodged in the national government, from an estimate of its immediate necessities.

Alexander Hamilton: Federalist No. 34, January 4, 1788
The Federalist Papers
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