Let common sense and common honesty have fair play, and they will soon set things to rights.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Common Sense Quotes
History, in general, only informs us of what bad government is.
To preserve the freedom of the human mind then and freedom of the press, every...
I consider ethics, as well as religion, as supplements to law in the government of...
No government can continue good but under the control of the people.
Our principles are founded on the immovable basis of equal right and reason.
Living is something everyone can do, but few actually experience
Wisdom I know is social. She seeks her fellows. But Beauty is jealous, and illy...
Those who sacrifice freedom for safety deserve neither.
I find that he is happiest of whom the world says least, good or bad.
No one can be reasonable and angry at the same time
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people... They are the only sure reliance...
You have to have your heart in the business and the business in your heart.
It is neither wealth nor splendor; but tranquility and occupation which give you happiness.
The God who gave us life gave us liberty at the same time; the hand...
I may grow rich by an art I am compelled to follow; I may recover...
It is in our lives and not our words that our religion must be read.
He is happiest of whom the world says least, good or bad
When we get piled upon one another in large cities, as in Europe, we shall...
I do not find in orthodox Christianity one redeeming feature.
Power is not alluring to pure minds.