Morals were too essential to the happiness of man, to be risked on the uncertain combinations of the head. Nature laid their foundation, therefore, in sentiment, not in science.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
The whole commerce between master and slave is a perpetual exercise of the most boisterous...
I cannot live without books.
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
You have to have your heart in the business and the business in your heart.
Ignorance is preferable to error, and he is less remote from the truth who believes...
The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of...
The natural cause of the human mind is certainly from credulity to skepticism.
Power is not alluring to pure minds.
When angry, count ten before you speak; if very angry, an hundred.
Errors of opinion may be tolerated where reason is left free to combat it.
No man will ever carry out of the Presidency the reputation which carried him into...
Delay is preferable to error.
I find friendship to be like wine, raw when new, ripened with age, the true...
Ignorance is preferable to error; and he is less remote from truth who believes nothing,...
We hold these truths to be sacred and undeniable; that all men are created equal...
The republican is the only form of government which is not eternally at open or...
The freedom of the press is on of the great bulwarks of liberty, and can...
Commerce with all nations, alliance with none, should be our motto.
No freeman shall be debarred the use of arms.
Leave no authority existing not responsible to the people.