Health is the requisite after morality
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
No nation is drunken where wine is cheap; and none sober, where the dearness of...
What has been the effect of religious coercion? To make half the world fools, and...
I predict future happiness for Americans if they can prevent the government from wasting the...
When angry, count ten before you speak; if very angry, an hundred.
Power is not alluring to pure minds
Happiness is not being pained in body or troubled in mind.
Banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies.
In every country and every age, the priest had been hostile to Liberty.
It is incumbent on every generation to pay its own debts as it goes. A...
The principle of spending money to be paid by posterity, under the name of funding,...
The natural cause of the human mind is certainly from credulity to skepticism.
Merchants have no country. The mere spot they stand on does not constitute so strong...
Conquest is not in our principles. It is inconsistent with our government.
Responsibility is a tremendous engine in a free government
It is neither wealth nor splendor; but tranquility and occupation which give you happiness.
Power is not alluring to pure minds.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions that I wish...
A bill of rights is what the people are entitled to against every government on...
A government, for protecting business only, is but a carcass, and soon falls by its...
The most terrifying words in the English langauge are: I'm from the government and I'm...