Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
President James Madison
James Madison
President James Madison.
BornMarch 16, 1751
Port Conway, Virginia
DiedJune 28, 1836
Orange, Virginia
Fourth President of the United States 1801-1809. Considered the Father of the Constitution. Is said to have refused medical treatment to keep him alive another week so he could be the fourth President to die on the Fourth of July in eleven years.

The repository contains one quote from President James Madison.


There are more instances of the abridgement of the freedom of the people by the gradual and silent encroachment of those in power, than by violent and sudden usurpation.