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 boisterous sea of liberty is never without a wave
A wise and frugal government, which shall leave men free to regulate their own pursuits...
Ignorance is preferable to error, and he is less remote from the truth who believes...
The moral sense is the first excellence of well-organized man.
Man is fed with fables through life, and leaves it in the belief he knows...
The spirit of this country is totally adverse to a large military force.
There is a natural aristocracy among men. The grounds of this are virtue and talents.
Motherhood is the keystone of the arch of matrimonial happiness
Men of quality are not threatened by women of equality
Rightful liberty is unobstructed action according to our will within limits drawn around us by...
Religions are all alike -- founded upon fables and mythologies
The liberty of speaking and writing guards our other liberties.
In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a...
No man will ever bring out of the presidency the reputation which carries him into...
Every generation needs a new revolution.
It behooves every man who values liberty of conscience for himself, to resist invasions of...
No occupation is so delightful to me as the culture of the earth, and no...
Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may...
Make friends with the angels, who though invisible are always with you¦. Often invoke them,...
As death, when we come to consider it closely, is the true goal of our...