It is important to recognize that the struggle for liberty is not new in the history of man. Listed below are some of those documents which have directly affected the establishment of liberty on this continent. This list is by no means complete. Additions will be made.
If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude better than the animating contest of freedom, go home from us in peace. We ask not your counsels nor your arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains set lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that ye were our countrymen.
What is liberty without wisdom and without virtue?