John Adams Quotes

Patience. Patience. Patience. The first, and last, and the middle virtue of a politician.

 
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John Adams, 1735-1826, 2nd President of the United States (Federalist, MA), Letter to Benjamin Rush, February 8, 1778

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John Adams
John Adams
  • Born: October 30, 1735
  • Died: July 4, 1826
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: US President, Stateman, Lawyer, Author

John Adams was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. He served as the first vice president (1789–1797) and second president of the United States (1797–1801). He was a lawyer, diplomat, and leader of American independence from Great Britain. Adams was a dedicated diarist, and correspondent with his wife and advisor Abigail, recording important historical information on the era.

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