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2 Famous Quotes by John Cotton
12/29/1585 - 12/23/1652
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If you pinch the sea of its liberty, though it be walls of stone or brass, it will beat them down.

Liberty Quotes, by John Cotton , Source: Limitations of Government, in Perry Miller's "The American Puritans" (1956)

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Democracy, I do not conceive that ever God did ordain as a fit government either for church or commonwealth. If the people be governors, who shall be governed?

Democracy Quotes, by John Cotton

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