For a people who are free, and who mean to remain so, a well-organized and armed militia is their best security.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Thomas Jefferson Quotes
Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and...
Whenever a man has cast a longing eye on offices, a rottenness begins in his...
Whenever you do a thing, act as if all the world were watching.
The merchant has no country
Ignorance is preferable to error; and he is less remote from truth who believes nothing,...
Merchants have no country. The mere spot they stand on does not constitute so strong...
We may consider each generation as a distinct nation, with a right, by the will...
Every citizen should be a soldier. This was the case with the Greeks and Romans,...
Good humor is one of the preservatives of our peace and tranquility.
Resistance to tyrants is obedience to God.
Timid men prefer the calm of despotism to the tempestuous sea of liberty.
The spirit of this country is totally adverse to a large military force.
We are endeavoring, too, to reduce the government to the practice of a rigorous economy,...
It is in our lives and not our words that our religion must be read.
Where the press is free and every man able to read, all is safe.
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing...
Traveling makes a man wiser, but less happy.
No one can be reasonable and angry at the same time
Hatred is settled anger
Anger is a brief madness.