Founding Fathers Forum: Benjamin Franklin attribution...
Posted by: Brian (castelli@ThisIsToPreventSpam-521-RemoveThis.ipass.net) on 18 Mar 2003 at 2:05:13 PM
In-Reply-To: Does anyone know who said... posted by adil on 12:19:34 PM 14 Nov 2002
According to http://www.bartleby.com/100/245.1.html, The exact quote is
"They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety."
and it comes from "Historical Review of Pennsylvania."
I hope this helps...
: Something to the effect of "Those who would trade freedom for security are neither free nor secure"? If so could you post the exact quote and who said it. Thanxs
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