Wise Politicians

Wise politicians will be cautious about fettering the government with restrictions that cannot be observed, because they know that every break of the fundamental laws, though dictated by necessity, impairs that sacred reverence which out to be maintained in the breast of rulers towards the constitution of a country.
Alexander Hamilton
Federalist No. 25
December 21, 1787

Alexander Hamilton
January 11, 1755 – July 12, 1804