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Such a beautiful distinction. The Constitution never granted you any rights. It enumerated your rights, naming and listing things that are yours by virtue of humanity, whether or not the government recognizes and respects them. Our government was established with laser focus on this distinction because they were reacting to a tyrannical government that ignored it, so they declared independence by arguing, "We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights..."