How much pain they have cost us, the evils which have never happened.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Thomas Jefferson Quotes
Man is fed with fables through life, and leaves it in the belief he knows...
Honesty, disinterestedness and good nature are indispensable to procure the esteem and confidence of those...
The constitutions of most of our States assert that all power is inherent in the...
Victory and defeat are each of the same price.
I cannot live without books.
The glow of one warm thought is to me worth more than money.
Truth is certainly a branch of morality and a very important one to society.
It is more dangerous that even a guilty person should be punished without the forms...
I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have
History, in general, only informs us of what bad government is.
Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very fast.
I have sworn upon the altar of God, eternal hostility against every form of tyranny...
Fix reason firmly in her seat, and call to her tribunal every fact, every opinion....
Conquest is not in our principles; it is inconsistent with our government
In every country and every age, the priest had been hostile to Liberty.
I do not find in orthodox Christianity one redeeming feature.
Where a new invention promises to be useful, it ought to be tried
A single good government is a blessing to the whole earth.
I anticipate with pleasing expectations that retreat in which I promise myself to realize, without...
National leaders who find themselves wilting under the withering criticisms by members of the media,...