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French Revolution/Age of Revolutions history. Jeffersonian. Liberalism Will Prevail. Polemicist. Make Enlightenment Cool Again. Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité.
Jul 17, 2018 5 tweets 3 min read
Today, in the back of my mind, I can not shake a particular quote I once heard, it was fairly long, so I made sure I had it right and wrote it here. I think you will find it to be the incredibly poignant to today's events. Cicero once said... "A nation can survive it's fools, and even the ambitious. But it can not survive treason from within. An enemy at the gates is less formidable, for he is know and carries his banner openly...