Thomas Jefferson about power (“Notes on the State of Virginia”, 1785) - But the British parliament fixes its own quorum: our former assemblies fixed their own quorum: and one precedent in favour of power is stronger than an hundred against it.
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But the British parliament fixes its own quorum: our former assemblies fixed their own quorum: and one precedent in favour of power is stronger than an hundred against it.
 Thomas JeffersonNotes on the State of Virginia (1785). copy citation

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