If the freedom of religion, guaranteed to us by law in theory, can ever rise in practice under the overbearing inquisition of public opinion, then and only then will truth, prevail over fanaticism
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Law And Lawyers Quotes
History, in general, only informs us of what bad government is.
Happiness is not being pained in body or troubled in mind.
For a people who are free, and who mean to remain so, a well-organized and...
Christianity is the most perverted system that ever shone on man
In truth, politeness is artificial good humor, it covers the natural want of it, and...
I have no fear that the result of our experiment will be that men may...
Responsibility is a tremendous engine in a free government
A republican government is slow to move, yet when once in motion, its momentum becomes...
Victory and defeat are each of the same price.
Power is not alluring to pure minds
I consider trial by jury as the only anchor ever yet imagined by man, by...
I, however, place economy among the first and most important republican virtues, and public debt...
Motherhood is the keystone of the arch of matrimonial happiness
Books constitute capital. A library book lasts as long as a house, for hundreds of...
I do not find in orthodox Christianity one redeeming feature.
Every people may establish what form of government they please, and change it as they...
Where a new invention promises to be useful, it ought to be tried
How much pain they have cost us, the evils which have never happened.
It is incumbent on every generation to pay its own debts as it goes. A...
When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang...