History furnishes no example of a free republic, any thing like the extent of the United States. The Grecian republics were of small extent; so also was that of the Romans. Both of these, it is true, in process of time, extended their conquests over large territories of country; and the consequence was, that their governments were changed from that of free governments to those of the most tyrannical that ever existed in the world.
If there is one bit of constructive criticism I could give to one of Donald Trump’s spokesperson’s, Katrina Pierson, it is to please learn what the word literal means. Now, she is not the first person to misuse this word and surely won’t be the last, so this is truly in a spirit of wanting to help her out.