He frequently juxtaposed democratic factions in Ancient Greece with the Revolutionary French who, he declared, were caught up "in the paroxysm of their democratical
mania" and who exhibited "horrors beyond all recorded example" (3: 12; 2: 166).
pretensions to oligarchal privilege on the one side, and to democratical
despotism on the other'.
According to Hobbes, Thucydides least of all liked democracy and praised Athens' political regime most when "it was democratical
in name but in effect monarchical under Pericles" (Hobbes  1975, 14).
Washington wrote: "It is among the evils, and perhaps not the smallest, of democratical
governments, that the people must feel before they will see.
The first visible eruption, or even immediate danger, of public disorders must alarm all the stock-holders [by which he meant creditors], whose property is the most precarious of any; and will make them fly to the support of government, whether menaced by Jacobitish violence or democratical
Then,' said Martin, 'you throw up the democratical
Our Government," he told Washington, "should in some Degree be suited to our Manners and Circumstances, and They you know are not strictly democratical
65) There was no proof "that the States in wh[ich] a property qualification is established, either choose wiser men, or are less democratical
than those States where the property qualification for electors does not exist," admitted even property-defender Rufus King.
The process of political-institutional democratical
establishment was also corroborated to a process of structural and institutional adaptation to the Western European "group" criteria.
He again repeated himself in an essay of 1783, on 'The Evil Consequences Arising from the Propagation of Mr Locke's Democratical