George Mason Quote
“Every society, all government, and every kind of civil compact therefore, is or ought to be, calculated for the general good and safety of the community.”
Remarks on Annual Elections (1775)
Night Thoughts (1742-1745)
Born: December 11, 1725
Died: October 7, 1792 (aged 66)
Occupation: Statesman, patriot
Bio: George Mason IV was an American Patriot, statesman and a delegate from Virginia to the U.S. Constitutional Convention. Along with James Madison, he is called the Father of the United States Bill of Rights. For these reasons he is considered one of the Founding Fathers of the United States.