Educate and inform the whole mass of the people... They are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
The glow of one warm thought is to me worth more than money.
The juries are our judges of all fact, and of law when they choose it.
The principle of spending money to be paid by posterity, under the name of funding,...
We may consider each generation as a distinct nation, with a right, by the will...
The happiest moments of my life have been the few which I have passed at...
Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and...
The merchant has no country
Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms (of government) those entrusted with power...
If government have a right of demanding ad libitum and of taxing us themselves to...
An injured friend is the bitterest of foes.
Religions are all alike -- founded upon fables and mythologies
Resort is had to ridicule only when reason is against us.
The boisterous sea of liberty is never without a wave
The two principles on which our conduct towards the Indians should be founded, are justice...
It is not by consolidation, or concentration of powers, but by their distribution, that good...
Living is something everyone can do, but few actually experience
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
I have seen enough of one war never to wish to see another.
I have no ambition to govern men; it is a painful and thankless office.
The advertisement is the most truthful part of a newspaper.