This is Samuel Adams.He was and American Patriot, Signer of the Declaration of Independence, courageous defender of liberty.Samuel Adams was also an American statesman, political philosopher, and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States.
“A general dissolution of principles and manners will more surely overthrow the liberties of America than the whole force of the common enemy. While the people are virtuous they cannot be subdued; but when once they lose their virtue then will be ready to surrender their liberties to the first external or internal invader.” ― Samuel Adams http://www.goodreads.com/quotes/tag/american-revolution
Samuel Adams: Father of the American Revolution (By Mark Puls)Winner of the 2007 Fraunces Tavern Museum Book Award! Samuel Adams is perhaps the most unheralded and overshadowed of the founding fathers, yet without him there would have been no American.