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Comprehensive information about Thomas Paine including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. Thomas Paine was one of the founding fathers of the United States. He was an English-born American political activist, author, poet, philosopher, political theorist and revolutionary. This educational Thomas Paine resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.

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Quote Left Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one Quote Right
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Quote Left When my country, into which I had just set my foot, was set on fire about my ears, it was time to stir. It was time for every man to stir. Quote Right
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Quote Left Every religion is good that teaches man to be good; and I know of none that instructs him to be bad. Quote Right
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Quote Left Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it Quote Right
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Quote Left Whenever we read the obscene stories, the voluptuous debaucheries, the cruel and torturous executions, the unrelenting vindictiveness, with wh... Quote Right
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