Is it less dishonest to do what is wrong because it is not expressly prohibited by written law? Let us hope our moral principles are not yet in that stage of degeneracy.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
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I hope we shall crush in its birth the aristocracy of our monied corporations which...
I have ever deemed it more honorable and more profitable, too, to set a good...
No defender of slavery, I concede that it has its benevolent aspects in lifting the...
Advertisements contain the only truths to be relied on in a newspaper.
I consider ethics, as well as religion, as supplements to law in the government of...
Delay is preferable to error.
Power is not alluring to pure minds.
The God who gave us life, gave us liberty at the same time.
On matters of style, swim with the current, on matters of principle, stand like a...
I steer my bark with hope in the head, leaving fear astern. My hopes indeed...
Friendship is but another name for an alliance with the follies and the misfortunes of...
In every country and every age, the priest had been hostile to Liberty.
I have no ambition to govern men; it is a painful and thankless office.
No occupation is so delightful to me as the culture of the earth, and no...
Responsibility is a tremendous engine in a free government.
Health is the requisite after morality
Those who think they have not time for bodily exercise will sooner or later have...
Early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise
Anguish of mind has driven thousands to suicide; anguish of body, none. This proves that...