History, Inspiration, and Commentary behind Tony's Art

The Defiant Gentleman Post 1 For 4-30-20

The Defiant Gentleman Post 1 For 4-30-20

NEW FOR THE DEFIANCE 76 COLLECTION, INTRODUCING "THE DEFIANT GENTLEMAN"... A WEEKLY BLOG OF MUSINGS FROM THE PAST THAT MIRROR THE PRESENT.
"The tendency of good government is to make government unnecessary... the strong and energetic love freedom."

"Go For Truth And Justice, Come Victory Or Come Defeat."

"Go For Truth And Justice, Come Victory Or Come Defeat."

"GO FOR TRUTH AND JUSTICE, COME VICTORY OR COME DEFEAT!"
Musings of Patriotism Blog 1

"I'll GIVE NO QUARTER NOR TAKE ANY FROM YOU!" Black Beard's Tale

"I'll GIVE NO QUARTER NOR TAKE ANY FROM YOU!"   Black Beard's Tale

"The hero of whom we are writing was thoroughly accomplished in his way, and some of his frolics of wickedness were as extravagant as if he aimed a...

I AM AN AMERICAN! A patriot farmer's speech of 1776

I AM AN AMERICAN! A patriot farmer's speech of 1776

Late one August night, I was reading "Principles and Acts of the Revolution in America" and came across this gem of a speech that was recorded in ...

BACKGROUND AND INSPIRATION to our "We are the Sons of Freedom" Dye Sublimated Art and Aluminum Sign

BACKGROUND AND INSPIRATION to our "We are the Sons of Freedom" Dye Sublimated Art and Aluminum Sign

5 RESOLVES IN RESPONSE TO TYRANNY... We are the Sons of Freedom!

4th.  That those pimps and parasites who dared to advise their master to such detestable measures, be held in utter abhorrence by us and every American, and their names loaded with the curses of all succeeding generations.

5th.  That we scorn the chains of slavery; we despise every attempt to rivet them upon us; we are the sons of freedom, and resolved, that till time shall be no more, that God-like virtue shall blazon our hemisphere.

Our issues and problems with governance today seems to parallel those of 1774 America... take a minute or two and freshen up on some of our great history you most likely won't see in a modern day history book... get inspired... they did!