Tag: John Quincy Adams

« Posterity: you will never know how much it has cost my generation to preserve your freedom. I hope you will make good use of it. »
John Quincy Adams

« Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish. »
John Quincy Adams

« All men profess honesty as long as they can. To believe all men honest would be folly. To believe none so is something worse. »
John Quincy Adams

« If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader. »
John Quincy Adams

« Nip the shoots of arbitrary power in the bud, is the only maxim which can ever preserve the liberties of any people. »
John Quincy Adams

« Courage and perseverance have a magical talisman, before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish into air. »
John Quincy Adams