Sir William Johnson
"If England is to become a great nation, she must go to school with the Iroquois."
"We have an old mother that peevish has grown, she snubs us like children that scarce walk alone, she forgets that we're grown up and have sense of our own."
"I do not know what course others may take, but as for me, give me liberty, or give me death!!"
"This is the mother country, they are the children; they must obey, we must prescribe."
"Common Sense, Addressed to the Inhabitants of America..."