George Will – Government has the role of…

Government has the role of suiting people for freedom. People aren’t made for freedom spontaneously…


“Government has the role of suiting people for freedom. People aren’t made for freedom spontaneously. There’s sort of a 19-year race between when people are born and when they become adults. And government has a role in making them, at the end of 19 years, suited to be upright, trustworthy repositories of popular sovereignty.”
-George Will

George Will – I suppose there’s a melancholy…

I suppose there’s a melancholy tone at the back of the American mind, a sense…


“I suppose there’s a melancholy tone at the back of the American mind, a sense of something lost. And it’s the lost world of Thomas Jefferson. It is the lost sense of innocence that we could live with a very minimal state, with a vast sense of space in which to work out freedom.”
-George Will