Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Thomas Jefferson Quotes
I find as I grow older that I love those most whom I loved first.
If the freedom of religion, guaranteed to us by law in theory, can ever rise...
Health is the requisite after morality
When angry count to ten before you speak. If very angry, count to one hundred.
Whenever the people are well informed, they can be trusted with their own government; that...
Happiness is not being pained in body or troubled in mind.
One man with courage is a majority.
There is...an artificial aristocracy founded on wealth and birth, without either virtue or talents.... The...
The same prudence which in private life would forbid our paying our own money for...
I never considered a difference of opinion in politics, in religion, in philosophy, as cause...
War is an instrument entirely inefficient toward redressing wrong; and multiplies, instead of indemnifying losses.
A little rebellion now and then... is a medicine necessary for the sound health of...
So confident am I in the intentions, as well as wisdom, of the government, that...
Victory and defeat are each of the same price.
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
Living is something everyone can do, but few actually experience
Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and...
The two principles on which our conduct towards the Indians should be founded, are justice...
The religion most prevalent in our northern colonies is a refinement on the principles of...
Rules are not necessarily sacred, principles are.