If people let government decide what foods they eat and what medicines they take, their bodies will soon be in as sorry a state as are the souls of those who live under tyranny.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Whenever any form of government becomes destructive of these ends life, liberty, and the pursuit...
I am mortified to be told that, in the United States of America, the sale...
I like the power given the Legislature to levy taxes, and for that reason solely...
I never submitted the whole system of my opinions to the creed of any party...
My affections were first for my own country, then, generally, for all mankind
I do not find in orthodox Christianity one redeeming feature.
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing...
No government can continue good but under the control of the people.
But a short time elapsed after the death of the great reformer of the Jewish...
The most truthful part of a newspaper is the advertisements
The spirit of this country is totally adverse to a large military force.
It is neither wealth nor splendor; but tranquility and occupation which give you happiness.
Sometimes it is said that man cannot be trusted with the government of himself. Can...
Under the law of nature, all men are born free, every one comes into the...
When any one State in the American Union refuses obedience to the Confederation by which...
The God who gave us life, gave us liberty at the same time.
The whole art of government consists in the art of being honest.
Books constitute capital. A library book lasts as long as a house, for hundreds of...
The books that help you the most are those which make you think the most.
I have seen men hazard their fortunes, go on long journeys halfway around the world,...