"…In politics, I am indifferent what side she may be of—I think I have arguments that will safely convert her to mine…"
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Alexander Hamilton to John Laurens, from his list of traits he would like in a wife.

I love this quote for obvious reasons, even more than the one about wanting a woman with a good shape.  The way he just assumes that he can persuade his wife with no trouble. It’s so Hamilton.

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