No government ought to be without censors; and where the press is free no one ever will.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
A nation as a society forms a moral person, and every member of it is...
It is our duty still to endeavor to avoid war; but if it shall actually...
Never spend your money before you have it.
The natural cause of the human mind is certainly from credulity to skepticism.
Nothing can now be believed which is seen in a newspaper. truth itself becomes suspicious...
All authority belongs to the people
I tremble for my country when I reflect that God is just; that his justice...
Our principles are founded on the immovable basis of equal right and reason.
I can not live with out books.
We did not raise armies for glory or for conquest.
The happiest moments my heart knows are those in which it is pouring forth its...
Good humor is one of the preservatives of our peace and tranquility.
A single good government is a blessing to the whole earth.
So confident am I in the intentions, as well as wisdom, of the government, that...
Leave no authority existing not responsible to the people.
I can never fear that things will go far wrong where common sense has fair...
It is in our lives and not our words that our religion must be read
In every country and in every age the priest has been hostile to liberty; he...
Wherever there is power there is age.
The age of Lincoln and Jefferson memorials is over. It will be presidential libraries from...
What is wedlock forced but a hell, an age of discord and continual strife? Whereas...