A single good government is a blessing to the whole earth.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
No man will ever bring out of the presidency the reputation which carries him into...
The moral sense is the first excellence of well-organized man.
The most truthful part of a newspaper is the advertisements
War is an instrument entirely inefficient toward redressing wrong; and multiplies, instead of indemnifying losses.
In every country and every age, the priest had been hostile to Liberty.
The only orthodox object of the institution of government is to secure the greatest degree...
Politics, like religion, hold up torches of martyrdom to the reformers of error.
My affections were first for my own country, then, generally, for all mankind
Conquest is not in our principles; it is inconsistent with our government.
I find friendship to be like wine, raw when new, ripened with age, the true...
Resistance to tyrants is obedience to God.
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
Laws are made for men of ordinary understanding and should, therefore, be construed by the...
The republican is the only form of government which is not eternally at open or...
A democracy is nothing more than mob rule, where fifty-one percent of the people may...
Common sense is the foundation of all authorities, of the laws themselves, and of their...
A nation as a society forms a moral person, and every member of it is...
Victory and defeat are each of the same price.
It is not a field of a few acres of ground, but a cause, that...
I would be going until I went over the bounds of reality and was then...