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AUTHOR: Thomas Paine (1737–1809)
QUOTATION: Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.
ATTRIBUTION: THOMAS PAINE, “The Crisis,” no. 4, September 11, 1777.—The Writings of Thomas Paine, ed. Moncure D. Conway, vol. 1, p. 229 (1894).
SUBJECTS: Freedom—defense of