It was remarked yesterday that a numerous representation was necessary…




It was remarked yesterday that a numerous representation was necessary…

It was remarked yesterday that a numerous representation was necessary… --Alexander Hamilton

It was remarked yesterday that a numerous representation was necessary to obtain the confidence of the people. This is not generally true. The confidence of the people will easily be gained by a good administration. This is the true touchstone.

Alexander Hamilton

Year: 1788
Context: Speech to the New York Ratifying Convention
Tags: confidence, good administration, people, representation, touchstone



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