Fundamental Right of Societies, Clubs, and Nations

Liberty Letters Quote of the Day, Gouvernor Morris

Every society from a great nation down to a club has a right of declaring the conditions on which new members should be admitted.

Source: Madison’s Notes on the Federal Convention, August 9, 1787, Gouvernor Morris: delegate from Pennsylvania.

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