Madison on knowledge & democracy (quote of the day)

Tom Boland (
Wed, 3 Dec 1997 14:42:09 -0800 (PST)

"Knowledge will forever govern ignorance;
and a people who mean to be their own Governors,
must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives."
--Inscription on the Library of Congress, Quote by James Madison

Thanks to Ellen Thomas of the Proposition One (zero nuclear weapons) campaign.
I found the Madison quote on the Prop1 Home Page at: