James Madison: Founding Father Quote




James Madison Quote
United States Founding Father

Quote 379 details Share on Google+ - Quote 379 Linked In Share Button - Quote 379 The passions, therefore, not the reason, of the public would sit in judgment. But it is the reason, alone, of the public, that ought to control and regulate the government. The passions ought to be controlled and regulated by the government.

James Madison: Federalist No. 49, February 5, 1788
The Federalist Papers



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