I never considered a difference of opinion in politics, in religion, in philosophy, as cause for withdrawing from a friend.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
The glow of one warm thought is to me worth more than money.
Banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies.
Our country is now taking so steady a course as to show by what road...
My principle is to do whatever is right, and leave the consequences to Him who...
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
Books constitute capital. A library book lasts as long as a house, for hundreds of...
How much pain they have cost us, the evils which have never happened.
Leave all the afternoon for exercise and recreation, which are as necessary as reading. I...
He is happiest of whom the world says least, good or bad
Speeches that are measured by the hour will die with the hour.
I find that he is happiest of whom the world says least, good or bad.
Those who sacrifice freedom for safety deserve neither.
A nation as a society forms a moral person, and every member of it is...
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.
Experience (has) long taught me the reasonableness of mutual sacrifices of opinion among those who...
I am mortified to be told that, in the United States of America, the sale...
We prefer war in all cases to tribute under any form and to any people...
The trouble with radicals is that they only read radical literature, and the trouble with...
Let me tell you, sisters, seeing dried egg on a plate in the morning is...