(Burr is) "For or against nothing, but as it suits his interests or ambition. I feel the religious duty to oppose his career."
"If we have an embryo-Caesar in the United States, 'tis Burr"
To Oliver Wolcott Jr. regarding 1800 election and Burr, "There is no doubt that upon every virtuous and prudent calculation Jefferson is to be preferred. He is by far not so dangerous a man and he has pretensions to character."