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The United States Constitution has proved itself the most marvelously elastic compilation of rules of government ever written.

Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882-1945) Thirty-second President of the USA.

The American Constitution, one of the few modern political documents drawn up by men who were forced by the sternest circumstances to think out what they really had to face, instead of chopping logic in a university classroom.

George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950) Irish writer.

A Constitution should be short and obscure.

Napoleon I (1769-1821) Napoleon Bonaparte. French general.

Our new Constitution is now established, and has an appearance that promises permanency; but in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.

Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) American statesman, scientist and philosopher.

Your Constitution is all sail and no anchor.

Thomas B. Macaulay (1800-1859) English politician, essayist and poet.

A good constitution is infinitely better than the best despot.

Thomas B. Macaulay (1800-1859) English politician, essayist and poet.

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