Mary Wollstonecraft

Mary Wollstonecraft

REMNANT TRUST COLLECTION Mary Wollstonecraft About Works Related Authors Return to Timeline “It is justice, not charity, that is wanting in the world.”- Wollstonecraft b. 1759 CE – d. 1797 CE Mary Wollstonecraft earned her way with two statements of...
Alexander Hamilton

Alexander Hamilton

REMNANT TRUST COLLECTION Alexander Hamilton About Works Related Authors Return to Timeline “In framing a government which is to be administered by men over men, the great difficulty lies in this: you must first enable the government to control the governed; and...
James Madison

James Madison

REMNANT TRUST COLLECTION James Madison About Works Related Authors Return to Timeline “Knowledge will forever govern ignorance; and a people who mean to be their own governors must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives.”- Madison b. 1751 CE...
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

REMNANT TRUST COLLECTION Johann Wolfgang von Goethe About Works Related Authors Return to Timeline “The best government is that which teaches us to govern ourselves.”- Goethe b. 1749 CE – d. 1832 CE Considered the greatest German literary figure of...
Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson

REMNANT TRUST COLLECTION Thomas Jefferson About Works Related Authors Return to Timeline “We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life,...
Thomas Paine

Thomas Paine

REMNANT TRUST COLLECTION Thomas Paine About Works Related Authors Return to Timeline “These are the times that try men’s souls. The summer soldier and the sunshine patriot will, in this crisis, shrink from the service of their country; but he that stands it now,...