Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Governor Samuel Adams
Samuel Adams
Governor Samuel Adams.
BornSeptember 27, 1722
Boston, Massachusetts
DiedOctober 2, 1803
Boston, Massachusetts
American statesman. Delegate to the Continental Congress 1774-1781 and signer of the Declaration of Independence. Governor of Massachusetts 1794-1797. Organized the Boston Tea Party of December 16, 1773.

The repository contains one quote from Governor Samuel Adams.


If Virtue & Knowledge are diffus’d among the People, they will never be enslav’d. This will be their great Security.