Equal rights for all, special privileges for none
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
When angry count to ten before you speak. If very angry, count to one hundred.
One loves to possess arms, though they hope never to have occasion for them.
Men of quality are not threatened by women of equality
The boisterous sea of liberty is never without a wave
I, however, place economy among the first and most important republican virtues, and public debt...
Force is the vital principle and immediate parent of despotism.
One insult pocketed soon produces another
Commerce with all nations, alliance with none, should be our motto.
Speeches that are measured by the hour will die with the hour.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
The glow of one warm thought is to me worth more than money.
Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers,...
A nation as a society forms a moral person, and every member of it is...
I never submitted the whole system of my opinions to the creed of any party...
Christianity is the most perverted system that ever shone on man
The care of human life and happiness, and not their destruction, is the first and...
Resort is had to ridicule only when reason is against us.
Conquest is not in our principles; it is inconsistent with our government.
It is from weakness that people reach for dictators and concentrated government power. Only the...
There is no question that an admission of making false statements to government officials and...