History has informed us that bodies of men as well as individuals are susceptible of the spirit of tyranny
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
We hold these truths to be self evident: that all men are created equal; that...
Whenever the people are well informed, they can be trusted with their own government; that...
We never repent of having eaten too little.
The liberty of speaking and writing guards our other liberties.
It is our duty still to endeavor to avoid war; but if it shall actually...
Of liberty I would say that, in the whole plenitude of its extent, it is...
Health is worth more than learning.
Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers,...
Good humor is one of the preservatives of our peace and tranquility.
Pride costs more than hunger, thirst and cold.
My affections were first for my own country, then, generally, for all mankind
The advertisement is the most truthful part of a newspaper.
The man who reads nothing at all is better educated than the man who reads...
There is not a sprig of grass that shoots uninteresting to me.
But a short time elapsed after the death of the great reformer of the Jewish...
We are endeavoring, too, to reduce the government to the practice of a rigorous economy,...
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Motherhood is the keystone of the arch of matrimonial happiness
Women do not have to sacrifice personhood if they are mothers. They do not have...
Art is the child of Nature; yes, her darling child, in whom we trace the...