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In my many years I have come to the conclusion that one useless man is a shame, two is a law firm and three or more is a congress. – John Adams

June 23rd 2012

In my many years I have come to the conclusion that one useless man is a shame, two is a law firm and three or more is a congress. – John Adams

Official White House Portrait of John Adams - 2nd President of the United States

Official White House Portrait of John Adams - 2nd President of the United States

Love this quote by John Adams. While this quote is not in Rebellious Heart, the book does contain quotes from both John and Abigail Adams!

Love this quote by John Adams. While this quote is not in Rebellious Heart, the book does contain quotes from both John and Abigail Adams!

John Quincy Adams - 6th President of U.S. - son of John Adams, (2nd President). He served as Secretary of State under James Monroe, and is regarded as one of the greatest diplomats in American history.  He reportedly had the highest IQ of any American President.  He died in 1848 at the age of 81.

John Quincy Adams - 6th President of U.S. - son of John Adams, (2nd President). He served as Secretary of State under James Monroe, and is regarded as one of the greatest diplomats in American history. He reportedly had the highest IQ of any American President. He died in 1848 at the age of 81.

John Adams Portrait at National Art Gallery Washington DC by John Stewart

John Adams Portrait at National Art Gallery Washington DC by John Stewart

One useless man is a shame, two is a law firm, and three or more is a congress.

One useless man is a shame, two is a law firm, and three or more is a congress.

"Facts are stubborn things, and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence." ~ John Adams

"Facts are stubborn things, and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence." ~ John Adams

John Adams is hands down my favorite historical figure. The most just man to ever live.

John Adams is hands down my favorite historical figure. The most just man to ever live.

Peacefield is a historic home formerly owned by 2nd President of the US, John Adams, & other members of the Adams family, located in Quincy, Massachusetts. The oldest portion of the house was built in 1731 by Leonard Vassall, a sugar-planter from Jamaica, & acquired by John & Abigail Adams in 1787 after its loyalist owners had abandoned Massachusetts during the Revolutionary War. The Adams first occupied the house in 1788

Peacefield is a historic home formerly owned by 2nd President of the US, John Adams, & other members of the Adams family, located in Quincy, Massachusetts. The oldest portion of the house was built in 1731 by Leonard Vassall, a sugar-planter from Jamaica, & acquired by John & Abigail Adams in 1787 after its loyalist owners had abandoned Massachusetts during the Revolutionary War. The Adams first occupied the house in 1788

Abigail Adams (1744 – 1818) wife of President John Adams and mother of President John Quincy Adams. Abigail was not merely a great woman behind the great men; she actively brought attention to women's issues throughout her husbands political career, was an adviser to her husband, and a diarist who kept invaluable records during the beginning of the US as a nation.

Abigail Adams (1744 – 1818) wife of President John Adams and mother of President John Quincy Adams. Abigail was not merely a great woman behind the great men; she actively brought attention to women's issues throughout her husbands political career, was an adviser to her husband, and a diarist who kept invaluable records during the beginning of the US as a nation.

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