As a nation, we have lost our focus, even now
From our very first President, and repeated by several of the Founding Fathers as well:
However [political parties] may now and then answer popular ends, they are likely in the course of time and things, to become potent engines, by which cunning, ambitious, and unprincipled men will be enabled to subvert the power of the people and to usurp for themselves the reins of government, destroying afterwards the very engines which have lifted them to unjust dominion.
They knew once the focus of the population and the government was off the Constitution and onto political ambitions that would include unjust causes spearheaded by unprincipled men.
Where we focus is where we end up
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