“There is danger from all men. The only maxim of a free government ought to be to trust no man living with power to endanger the public liberty.” By: Redactor Confucius From “African Slavery In America,” (1775). The author is believed to be Thomas Paine. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website nine − 5 = Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.