The fundamental basis of this Nation’s law was given to Moses on the Mount. The fundamental basis of our Bill of Rights comes from the teachings which we get from Exodus and St. Matthew, from Isaiah and St. Paul. I don’t think we emphasize that enough these days.
– Harry S. Truman (1884-1972), 33rd president of the United States
I wish Democrats today sounded like this.
Source: U-Turn: Restoring America to the Strength of its Roots by David Barton and George Barna, Frontline, 2014, page 161.
For an extensive list of quotes like this from American leaders, see Historic Quotes About the Bible.