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Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Let those flatter who fear; it is not an American art
The best principles of our republic secure to all its citizens a perfect equality of...
Power is not alluring to pure minds.
Whenever a man has cast a longing eye on offices, a rottenness begins in his...
If God is just, I tremble for my country.
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
I have great confidence in the common sense of mankind in general.
One loves to possess arms, though they hope never to have occasion for them.
The God who gave us life, gave us liberty at the same time.
As our enemies have found we can reason like men, so now let us show...
I do not find in orthodox Christianity one redeeming feature.
We prefer war in all cases to tribute under any form and to any people...
The evidence of the natural rights of expatriation, like that of our right to life,...
Responsibility is a tremendous engine in a free government.
The most truthful part of a newspaper is the advertisements
Errors of opinion may be tolerated where reason is left free to combat it.
The moral sense, or conscience, is as much a part of man as his leg...
I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have
If I speak in the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love,...
All love is sweet, Given or returned. Common as light is love, And its familiar...
The principle of love within us is an attribute of the Deity, and it is...