Every generation needs a new revolution.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Conquest is not in our principles; it is inconsistent with our government.
We did not raise armies for glory or for conquest.
History, in general, only informs us of what bad government is.
Peace, commerce and honest friendship with all nations; entangling alliances with none.
France has sincerely wished peace, and their seducers have wished war, as well for the...
The natural progress of things is for liberty to yield and government to gain ground.
Nobody can acquire honor by doing what is wrong
If the freedom of religion, guaranteed to us by law in theory, can ever rise...
It is to secure our rights that we resort to government at all.
To preserve the freedom of the human mind then and freedom of the press, every...
It takes time to persuade men to do even what is for their own good.
Question with boldness even the existence of a God; because, if there be one, he...
Whatever enables us to go to war, secures our peace
Good humor is one of the preservatives of our peace and tranquility
We have the wolf by the ears, and we can neither hold him, nor safely...
Ignorance is preferable to error; and he is less remote from truth who believes nothing,...
Our country is now taking so steady a course as to show by what road...
Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may...
Friendship is a marriage wit out sex!
Life without a friend is death without a witness.