I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work, the more I have of it.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Never spend your money before you have earned it.
The only orthodox object of the institution of government is to secure the greatest degree...
It is in our lives and not our words that our religion must be read
The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as they are injurious to...
I never will, by any word or act, bow to the shrine of intolerance or...
Bodily decay is gloomy in prospect, but of all human contemplations the most abhorrent is...
Christianity is the most perverted system that ever shone on man
I find friendship to be like wine, raw when new, ripened with age, the true...
We are not to expect to be translated from despotism to liberty in a featherbed.
One insult pocketed soon produces another
Difficulties indeed sometimes arise; but common sense and honest intentions will generally steer through them.
The principle of spending money to be paid by posterity, under the name of funding,...
The advertisement is the most truthful part of a newspaper.
Let us in education dream of an aristocracy of achievement arising out of a democracy...
Freedom of religion, freedom of the press, freedom of person under the protection of the...
When any one State in the American Union refuses obedience to the Confederation by which...
Above all things, and at all times, practice yourself in good humor.
I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have
Chance is irrelevant. We will succeed.
We often call a certainty a hope, to bring it luck
Give me love and work - these two only