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Quotation of the Day…
Posted By Don Boudreaux On October 20, 2013 @ 7:25 am In Politics,Reality Is Not Optional | Comments Disabled
… is from a 1778 memo written by Thomas Jefferson and quoted on page 214 of the 1998 reissue of Trevor Colbourn’s 1965 volume, The Lamp of Experience  (ellipses added by Colbourn):
[E]xperience hath shown, that even under the best forms, those entrusted with power have, in time … perverted it into tyranny.
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