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That the General Assembly of Virginia, doth unequivocally express a firm resolution to maintain and defend the Constitution of the United States, and the Constitution of this State, against every aggression either foreign or domestic ... That this Assembly doth explicitly and peremptorily declare, that it views the powers of the federal government, as resulting from the compact, to which the states are parties; as limited by the plain sense and intention of the instrument constituting the compact; as no further valid than they are authorized by the grants enumerated in that compact; and that in case of deliberate, palpable, and dangerous exercise of other powers, not granted by the said compact, the states who are parties thereto, have the right, and are in duty bound, to interpose for arresting the progress of the evil, and for maintaining within their respective limits, the authorities, rights and liberties appertaining to them.

James Madison

When law and duty are one, united by religion, you never become fully conscious, fully aware of yourself. You are always a little less than an individual.

Frank Herbert

To be on foot in the United States is only immoral, not illegal.

Cyril Emmanuel George Bonfiglioli

The 1976 Bicentennial is not going to be invented in Washington, printed in triplicate by the Government Printing Office and mailed to you by the United States Postal Service

Richard Milhouse Nixon

The mission of the United States is one of benevolent assimilation.

William McKinley

In China, the state controls the corporations, whereas in the United States, the corporations control the state.

Ian Bremmer

It is impossible to destroy all alleged enemies of freedom everywhere without also destroying freedom in the United States.

James Bovard

Let me be very clear: I will never be a rubber-stamp for any President. That would be contrary to the Constitution of the United States.

Barbara Levy Boxer

I am mortified to be told that, in the United States of America, the sale of a book can become a subject of inquiry, and of criminal inquiry too.

Thomas Jefferson

A nation is a society united by a delusion about its ancestry and a common fear of its neighbors.

W. R. Inge

One can be a brother only in something. Where there is no tie that binds men, men are not united but merely lined up.

Antoine de Saint-Exupery

The greatest crime since World War II has been United States foreign policy.

Ramsey Clark

The corporate grip on opinion in the United States is one of the wonders of the Western World. No First World country has ever managed to eliminate so entirely from its media all objectivity -- much less dissent.

Gore Vidal

Even the weak become strong when they are united.

Johann Friedrich Von Schiller

I'm proud to pay taxes in the United States; the only thing is, I could be just as proud for half the money.

Arthur Godfrey

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