Abigail Adams Quotes

It is a very great misfortune that persons employed in the most important Departments should ... have separate interests from the publick whom they profess to serve.



Abigail Adams
Abigail Adams
  • Born: November 22, 1744
  • Died: October 28, 1818
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: First Lady

Abigail Adams was the wife and closest advisor of John Adams, as well as the mother of John Quincy Adams. She is sometimes considered to have been a Founder of the United States, and is now designated as the first Second Lady and second First Lady of the United States, although these titles were not used at the time.