A nation as a society forms a moral person, and every member of it is personally responsible for his society
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Pride costs more than hunger, thirst and cold.
Never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.
Liberty is the great parent of science and of virtue; and a nation will be...
It is our duty still to endeavor to avoid war; but if it shall actually...
No nation is permitted to live in ignorance with impunity
A republican government is slow to move, yet when once in motion, its momentum becomes...
Delay is preferable to error.
A free people claim their rights as derived from the laws of nature, and not...
The boisterous sea of liberty is never without a wave.
It is always better to have no ideas than false ones; to believe nothing, than...
Merchants have no country. The mere spot they stand on does not constitute so strong...
The danger is that the cruel arts of their oppressors have enchained their minds, have...
The natural cause of the human mind is certainly from credulity to skepticism.
A strong body makes the mind strong. As to the species of exercises, I advise...
Tranquility is the old man's milk
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
Religions are all alike -- founded upon fables and mythologies
The man who reads nothing at all is better educated than the man who reads...
Timid men prefer the calm of despotism to the tempestuous sea of liberty.
Always take hold of things by the smooth handle.