History major, voracious reader
The quote "I hope we shall...crush in its birth the aristocracy of our moneyed corporations which dare already to challenge our government to trial and bid defiance to the laws of our country." is making the rounds and is said to be from a letter Jefferson wrote to George Logan, November 12,...more »
I believe I have another spurious quote for you. It's found on a number of webpages but not one with a citation.
"The end of democracy and the defeat of the American Revolution will occur when government falls into the hands of lending institutions and moneyed incorporations."more »