A collection of notable quotations from a variety of Early Modern Era individuals. See the Guide for more details.

I hope some future day will bring me the happiness of seeing my family again collected under our own roof, happy in ourselves and blessed in each other.
— letter to John Adams, March 15, 1784
— Abigail Adams
What is it that affectionate parents require of their Children; for all their care, anxiety, and toil on their accounts? Only that they would be wise and virtuous, Benevolent and kind.
— letter to John Quincy Adams, November 20, 1783
— Abigail Adams

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