Let us in education dream of an aristocracy of achievement arising out of a democracy of opportunity
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
My principle is to do whatever is right, and leave the consequences to Him who...
Every citizen should be a soldier. This was the case with the Greeks and Romans,...
In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a...
No one can be reasonable and angry at the same time
If people let government decide what foods they eat and what medicines they take, their...
The most truthful part of a newspaper is the advertisements
We have the wolf by the ears, and we can neither hold him, nor safely...
The world is indebted for all triumphs which have been gained by reason and humanity...
Errors of opinion may be tolerated where reason is left free to combat it.
There is not a sprig of grass that shoots uninteresting to me.
My views and feelings are in favor of the abolition of war--and I hope it...
To myself, personally, it brings nothing but increasing drudgery and daily loss of friends.
I sincerely believe that banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies, and that the...
Conquest is not in our principles; it is inconsistent with our government.
Tranquility is the old mans milk
Our country is now taking so steady a course as to show by what road...
Equal rights for all, special privileges for none
Truth is great and will prevail if left to herself, that she is the proper...
One of the favorite maxims of my father was the distinction between the two sorts...
A thing is not necessarily true because badly uttered, nor false because spoken magnificently.