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
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
Never spend your money before you have earned it.
A free people claim their rights as derived from the laws of nature, and not...
We don't come here [Canada] for our health. We can think of other ways of...
If there is one principle more deeply rooted in the mind of every American, it...
I can not live with out books.
The evidence of the natural rights of expatriation, like that of our right to life,...
Timid men prefer the calm of despotism to the tempestuous sea of liberty.
I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have
I do not find in orthodox Christianity one redeeming feature.
Nothing is unchangeable but the inherent and unalienable rights of man.
The liberty of speaking and writing guards our other liberties.
To compel a man to furnish funds for the propagation of ideas he disbelieves and...
I am mortified to be told that, in the United States of America, the sale...
On matters of style, swim with the current, on matters of principle, stand like a...
The most successful war seldom pays for its losses.
History, in general, only informs us of what bad government is.
Power is not alluring to pure minds
Power will intoxicate the best hearts, as wine the strongest heads. No man is wise...
Excessive power sees power beyond its power