King John places his royal seal on the document so that the whole world will know that he has agreed to obey these new rules.
To become truly great, one has to stand with people, not above them.
The Mayflower Compact was a set of rules for self-governance established by the English settlers who traveled to the New World on the Mayflower.
John Locke's Mens
All human beings have natural rights
was an act signed into law in 1689 by William III and Mary II, who became co-rulers in England after the overthrow of King James II. The bill outlined specific constitutional and civil rights and ultimately gave Parliament power over the monarchy.
Independence is my happiness, and I view things as they are, without regard to place or person;
was a French judge, man of letters, historian, and political philosopher.He is the principal source of the theory of separation of powers, which is implemented in many constitutions throughout the world
All human beings have basic rights like (life,liberty,property)
Common Sense challenged the authority of the British government and the royal monarchy. The plain language that Paine used spoke to the common people of America and was the first work to openly ask for independence from Great Britain.