Liberty is to the collective body, what health is to every individual body. Without health no pleasure can be tasted by man; without liberty, no happiness can be enjoyed by society.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Speeches that are measured by the hour will die with the hour.
War is an instrument entirely inefficient toward redressing wrong; and multiplies, instead of indemnifying losses.
Every generation needs a new revolution.
The liberty of speaking and writing guards our other liberties.
When any one State in the American Union refuses obedience to the Confederation by which...
The merchant has no country
Timid men prefer the calm of despotism to the tempestuous sea of liberty.
It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or...
Commerce with all nations, alliance with none, should be our motto.
No nation is permitted to live in ignorance with impunity
We prefer war in all cases to tribute under any form and to any people...
Just because somebody doesn't love you the way you want them to doesn't mean they...
I am captivated more by dreams of the future than by the history of the...
It is our duty still to endeavor to avoid war; but if it shall actually...
Truth is certainly a branch of morality and a very important one to society.
I am for a government rigorously frugal and simple, applying all the possible savings of...
The principle of spending money to be paid by posterity, under the name of funding,...
Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers,...
Accuracy to a newspaper is what virtue is to a lady; but a newspaper can...
The secret of a successful newspaper is to take one story each day and bang...