Merchants have no country. The mere spot they stand on does not constitute so strong an attachment as that from which they draw their gains.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Thomas Jefferson Quotes
Men of quality are not threatened by women of equality
What is true of every member of the society, individually, is true of them all...
I find that he is happiest of whom the world says least, good or bad.
Speeches that are measured by the hour will die with the hour.
It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself.
It is always better to have no ideas than false ones; to believe nothing, than...
I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have
Let those flatter who fear; it is not an American art
Taste cannot be controlled by law
If the freedom of religion, guaranteed to us by law in theory, can ever rise...
Politics is such a torment that I advise everyone I love not to mix with...
Agreeable society is the first essential in constituting the happiness and of course the value...
The whole art of government consists in the art of being honest.
Let us in education dream of an aristocracy of achievement arising out of a democracy...
The care of human life and happiness and not their destruction is the first and...
Tranquility is the old mans milk
I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us that the less...
The beginning of wisdom is the definition of terms
Wisdom consists not so much in knowing what to do in the ultimate as knowing...
It requires wisdom to understand wisdom: the music is nothing if the audience is deaf.