A Student of History

May 8, 2007

Great Quotes

Filed under: Quotes — John Maass @ 8:02 pm

“It is with reformers in politics, as it is with those of religion, they despise knowledge that results from the experience of others and value themselves upon the powers of invention.”

–North Carolina House of Commons, 1779

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1 Comment »

  1. Reformers seem to trust an inner guidance system more than reference points outside themselves.

    Comment by T. M. Limnbrook — December 28, 2007 @ 3:18 am | Reply


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