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The Manners of Women, are the surest Criterion by which to determine whether a Republican Government is practicable in a Nation or not.

 
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John Adams, 1735-1826, 2nd President of the United States (Federalist, MA), Reflection on his visit to the residence of Madame de Pompadour on a diplomatic mission in 1778, Quoted in Public Vows, 2000

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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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